Programmer Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$69,000
$56,000
Min 10%
$69,000
Median 50%
$86,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Altera
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a programmer analyst make?
The national average salary for a Programmer Analyst in the United States is $69,879 per year or $33.6 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $86,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $56,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Programmer Analysts are Technology companies and Professional companies. The best states for high paying Programmer Analyst jobs are New Jersey, Washington, California, New York, and Virginia. The typical tenure for a Programmer Analyst is 3.8 years.

Average Programmer Analyst Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Programmer Analyst in the USA is $69,879 annually or $33.6 hourly. Washington, DC reports the highest annual salary for Programmer Analysts at 81,307. The average entry-level salary in Washington, DC is $59,000. New Jersey, Washington, California, New York, and Virginia are the top 5 highest earning states for Programmer Analysts. On the other hand, Arkansas, North Dakota, Alaska, Louisiana, and Wyoming report the lowest wages for Programmer Analysts.

Map of Programmer Analyst Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Programmer Analyst Salary By Company

Programmer Analysts report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Programmer Analysts are in Technology companies and Professional companies. Altera and TSR are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Perkins Coie and Standard Microsystems pay their Programmer Analysts very well.

Average Programmer Analyst Pay By Industry

Programmer Analyst salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Finance companies, Manufacturing companies, and Media companies pay their Programmer Analysts well. Salaries for Programmer Analysts in Finance companies average $78,800 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Media companies pay $74,858 and $73,820, respectively. At $66,656, the average salary for Programmer Analysts in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Finance
Finance
$78,800
$79k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$74,858
$75k
Media
Media
$73,820
$74k
Professional
Professional
$71,004
$71k
Technology
Technology
$66,656
$67k

Programmer Analyst Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Programmer Analyst Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Programmer Analyst can range from $37,563 to $114,717 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 Programmer Analyst Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Clark County, Nevada
Clark County, Nevada
Programmer Analyst I/II (Microsoft.Net)
Programmer Analyst I/II (Microsoft.Net)
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas, NV
04/22/2020
04/22/2020
$59,218
$59,218
California Lutheran University
California Lutheran University
CAL Lutheran Employment Opportunities | Programmer/Analyst
CAL Lutheran Employment Opportunities | Programmer/Analyst
04/18/2020
04/18/2020
$90,000
$90,000
Germanna Community College
Germanna Community College
Programmer Analyst
Programmer Analyst
04/18/2020
04/18/2020
$57,750
$57,750
Robert Half
Robert Half
Programmer Analyst
Programmer Analyst
Orlando, FL
Orlando, FL
04/10/2020
04/10/2020
$85,000
$85,000
University of Michigan
University of Michigan
APP Programmer/Analyst Inter
APP Programmer/Analyst Inter
04/09/2020
04/09/2020
$50,700
$50,700
Wells Fargo
Wells Fargo
Apps Programmer/Analyst 3
Apps Programmer/Analyst 3
Saint Louis, MO
Saint Louis, MO
04/08/2020
04/08/2020
$86,300
$86,300
Programmer/Analyst
Programmer/Analyst
04/08/2020
04/08/2020
$35,375
$35,375
The City of Los Angeles
The City of Los Angeles
Programmer Analyst 1431 (E)
Programmer Analyst 1431 (E)
Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles, CA
04/05/2020
04/05/2020
$116,343
$116,343
University of California
University of California
Programmer/Analyst I
Programmer/Analyst I
Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles, CA
04/05/2020
04/05/2020
$45,392
$45,392
Programmer/Analyst
Programmer/Analyst
03/27/2020
03/27/2020
$35,375
$35,375