Average Early-Career Systems Programmer Salary

$66,020
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$42k
MEDIAN
$66k
90%
$83k

The average salary for a Systems Programmer is $66,020

Base Salary
$42k - $83k
Bonus
$503 - $14k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$41k - $88k
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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
91.2%
Female
8.8%
This data is based on 34 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

92%

Dental

92%

Vision

82%

None

5%