Computer Systems Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$79,000
$61,000
Min 10%
$79,000
Median 50%
$102,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Netflix
Highest Paying City
Mountain View, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a computer systems analyst make?
The national average salary for a Computer Systems Analyst in the U.S. is $79,254 annually or $38.1 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $102,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $61,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Computer Systems Analysts are in Technology companies and Professional companies. States with the highest Computer Systems Analyst salaries include New Jersey, California, New York, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. Most Computer Systems Analysts spend 3.8 years in the position.

Average Computer Systems Analyst Salary By Location

As a Computer Systems Analyst in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $79,254 per year or $38.1 per hour. Mountain View, CA reports the highest Computer Systems Analyst salaries at $90,365 per year. Not only that, Mountain View, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $60,000. New Jersey, California, New York, Rhode Island, and Connecticut are the top 5 highest earning states for Computer Systems Analysts. The lowest earning states are Hawaii, Kentucky, Alaska, Louisiana, and Arkansas.

Map of Computer Systems Analyst Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Computer Systems Analysts earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Computer Systems Analyst Salary By Company

Computer Systems Analysts can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Technology companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Computer Systems Analysts at Netflix and Palo Alto Networks report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Hulu and Google report highly competitive salaries for Computer Systems Analysts.
Company
Average Salary
$146,154
$146k
$140,746
$141k
$136,434
$136k
$134,949
$135k
$133,822
$134k
$131,934
$132k
$131,713
$132k

Average Computer Systems Analyst Pay By Industry

Computer Systems Analyst salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Finance companies, Technology companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Computer Systems Analysts. Finance companies pay Computer Systems Analysts an average salary of $81,840, Technology companies pay $79,044, and Professional companys come in at $77,012. The types of companies that pay Computer Systems Analysts the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $75,148.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$81,840
$82k
Technology
Technology
$79,044
$79k
Professional
Professional
$77,012
$77k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$75,148
$75k

Computer Systems Analyst Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Computer Systems Analyst Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Computer Systems Analyst can range from $42,602 to $130,106 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Computer Systems Analyst Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Distributed Computer Systems Analyst
04/25/2020
$38,277
Distributed Computer Systems Analyst II
03/19/2020
$40,000
Externetworks Inc.
Computer Systems Analyst
03/05/2020
$120,000
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Computer Systems Analyst
03/05/2020
$120,000
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02/28/2020
$36,468
Computer Systems Analyst
02/25/2020
$56,652
Computer Systems Analyst
01/28/2020
$37,000
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12/19/2019
$38,000
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$120,000
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11/29/2019
$45,000
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