Average Systems Programmer Salary

$79,921
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$80k
90%
$134k

The average salary for a Systems Programmer is $79,921

Base Salary
$49k - $134k
Bonus
$644 - $21k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $14k
Total Pay
$46k - $138k
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What Do Systems Programmers Do?

Systems Programmer Tasks
  • Install, test, and update hardware, software, and operating systems.
  • Design, code, evaluate, and test system applications.
  • Provide support and troubleshooting for department or organization.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
88.2%
Female
11.8%
This data is based on 68 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

92%

Dental

86%

Vision

77%

None

6%