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Mainframe Programmer Salary
in New York, United States

$98,949 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mainframe Programmer is $98,949 a year and $48 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Mainframe Programmer is between $69,759 and $122,708. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Mainframe Programmer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Programs computers.
  • Develops, runs tests, and maintains current computer programs that provide instructions computers must follow to perform their function.
  • Develops, designs, and tests logical structure for solving problems by computers.
  • Writes programs according to specifications, which may be provided by Software Engineers, Systems Analysts, or other computer scientists.
  • Updates, repairs, modifies, and expands existing computer programs.
  • This position is distinguished from Programmer Analyst as this position may not include or involves a lesser degree of structured analysis, impact and compatibility analysis, cost analysis, computer capability analysis, feasibility studies, and user/customer interface.
Mainframe Programmer Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Computer Programmers

Job family population: 247,690

Estimated population of Mainframe Programmer jobs: 59,277

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Mainframe Programmer Job Listings for New York, United States

ClearPath Application Developer
May 23
New York, NY, USA
Sunrise Systems Inc
This position is responsible for the development and maintenance of the key mainframe applications for international and domestic funds transfer systems. * This dynamic programmer is expected to work ...
Lead Application Systems Developer (Python/API)
Jun 6
Manhattan, United States
... Developer assumes responsibility for the development of the new Student Information and Course ... Mainframe, SQL Server and Linux -- to fulfill complicated requirements. The Lead is responsible for ...
Senior Software Engineer - NYA
Jun 15
Franklin Lakes, United States
Daugherty Business Solutions
Accessing data on mainframes or through RPC services would be useful * Sprint Boot and Spring ... Lead developer on scrum team responsible for the design and development of services implementing ...
Senior Software Engineer - Java
May 23
Jersey City, USA
E Trade Financial
... IBM Mainframe/CICS/3270 emulation and Financial Services experience a plus. ● Experience in ... Senior Software Engineer - Java
Programmer - Compliance Technology (1806)
May 18
New York, USA
Interactive Brokers
Interactive Brokers is looking for an experienced Programmer who is a self-starter and enjoys the craft of coding and developing innovative solutions. The ideal candidate is someone who can ...
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