SYSTEMS MANAGER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$110,000
$83,000
Min 10%
$110,000
Median 50%
$147,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
eBay
Highest Paying City
Palo Alto, CA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does a systems manager make?
Systems Managers in the US make on average $110,792 annually or $53.27 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 64,000. The top 10 percent earn over $147,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $83,000 annually. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Systems Manager salaries are Washington, California, Oregon, Nevada, and North Dakota. The typical employment for a Systems Manager is 4.2 years.

Average Systems Manager Salary By Company

There is good job security in Systems Manager positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Systems Managers are Professional companies and Internet companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Systems Managers are eBay and Netflix. Companies like Nvidia and American Sugar Refining also report very competitive wages for Systems Managers.

Average Systems Manager Salary By Location

As a Systems Manager in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $110,792 per year or $53.27 per hour. Systems Managers make the most in Palo Alto, CA at about $130,772 per year. The average starting salary in Palo Alto, CA for Systems Managers is $85,000. Washington, California, Oregon, Nevada, and North Dakota are the states with the highest payscale for Systems Managers. Kentucky, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Hawaii have the lowest reported salaries for Systems Managers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Palo Alto, CA
$130,772
2
Seattle, WA
$120,145
3
Las Vegas, NV
$113,060
4
Jersey City, NJ
$109,610
5
New York, NY
$109,405

Average Systems Manager Salary By Industry

Wages for Systems Managers can differ based on the industry they work in. Our data shows that Technology companies, Health Care companies, and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest salaries for Systems Managers. Technology companies pay their Systems Managers the highest wages, averaging $117,257 per year. Health Care companies and Manufacturing companies pay well too, at $114,494 and $112,752, respectively. The average salary for Systems Managers in the Construction industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $98,423.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$117,257
2
Health Care
$114,494
3
Manufacturing
$112,752
4
Internet
$111,782
5
Professional
$110,400

RECENTLY ADDED Systems Manager SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
State of Hawaii
Systems Manager
10/31/2019
$92,100
U.S. Marine Corps
Systems Manager
10/25/2019
$62,236
10/23/2019
$96,283
Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
Systems Manager
10/18/2019
$62,236
Washington State
Systems Manager
10/07/2019
$59,436
State of Florida
Systems Manager
09/21/2019
$74,970
Systems Manager
09/19/2019
$55,000
09/11/2019
$90,000
Randstad
Systems Manager
08/27/2019
$177,395
UNC Department of Public Safety
Systems Manager
08/21/2019
$63,734
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