The average salary for a Systems Programmer with Linux skills is $68,844.
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Job Description for Systems Programmer
Being a system programmer is mainly inside work. It does not involve much physical labor. A programmer will work with other associates in departmental projects and will adhere to business professional standards. A systems programmer person will be employed by a variety of different companies and industries that require help within the programming field. The people involved with being employed as a programmer will be business professionals, including many different levels of ranking within th…Read more
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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Popular Skills for Systems Programmer
Job Control Language (JCL)
Skills in Job Control Language (JCL), IBM z/OS, SMP/E, Storage Management and SQL are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Systems Programmer
An early career Systems Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,927 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $139,000.
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