Mainframe Programmer

Mainframe Programmer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$94,000
$68,000
Min 10%
$94,000
Median 50%
$130,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
ManpowerGroup
Highest Paying City
Oakland, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.0 years
How much does a mainframe programmer make?
Mainframe Programmers in America make an average salary of $94,940 per year or $45.64 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $130,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $68,000. The best states for high paying Mainframe Programmer jobs are District of Columbia, California, Washington, Colorado, and Virginia. The typical employment for a Mainframe Programmer is 3.0 years.
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Average Mainframe Programmer Salary By Location

Across America, Mainframe Programmers make on average $94,940 annually or $45.64 hourly. Mainframe Programmers make the most in Oakland, CA at about $117,658 per year. Even as an entry-level Mainframe Programmer, you will make $75,000 per year in Oakland, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Mainframe Programmer salaries are District of Columbia, California, Washington, Colorado, and Virginia. West Virginia, Arkansas, North Dakota, Montana, and Vermont are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Oakland, CA
$117,658
2
Olympia, WA
$104,667
3
Durham, NC
$99,136
4
Baltimore, MD
$95,578
5
Freeport, NY
$93,754

Average Mainframe Programmer Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Mainframe Programmer makes. ManpowerGroup and EBSCO Industries are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like DIVERSANT and Advanced Systems Design pay their Mainframe Programmers very well.

Average Mainframe Programmer Pay By Industry

Mainframe Programmer salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Insurance companies, Professional companies, and Non Profits companies tend to have the highest salaries for Mainframe Programmers. Insurance companies pay Mainframe Programmers an average salary of $105,177, Professional companies pay $100,812, and Non Profits companys come in at $96,277. The average salary for Mainframe Programmers in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $91,202.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Insurance
$105,177
2
Professional
$100,812
3
Non Profits
$96,277
4
Finance
$93,881
5
Telecommunication
$92,759

Recently Added Mainframe Programmer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Mainframe Programmer
10/23/2019
$100,176
Randstad
Mainframe Programmer
09/18/2019
$100,176