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Operating Systems Programmer Salary
in Richmond, Virginia

$94,693 (USD)

Average Salary

$46/hr

Average Hourly

$3,939

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operating Systems Programmer is $94,693 a year and $46 an hour in Richmond, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for an Operating Systems Programmer is between $66,470 and $117,526. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Operating Systems Programmer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Richmond, Virginia.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Writes programs to maintain and control computer systems software, such as operating systems, networked systems, and database systems.
  • Modifies instruction sets that determine how the network, workstations, and central processing unit of a system handles various jobs and how the unit communicates with peripheral equipment.
  • Analyzes performance indicators, such as system's response time, number of transactions per second, and number of programs being processed at once, to ensure that the system is operating efficiently.
Operating Systems Programmer Job Prevalence in Richmond, Virginia, United States

Job family: Computer Programmers

Job family population: 247,690

Estimated population of Operating Systems Programmer jobs: 28,133

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$109,775
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Richmond () is a city in the U.S. state of Virginia and its capital. It is the center of the Richmond Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and the Greater Richmond Region. Richmond was incorporated in 1742 and has been an independent city since 1871. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 204,214; in 2016, the population was estimated to be 223,170, making Richmond the fourth-most populous city in Virginia. The Richmond Metropolitan Area has a population of 1,260,029, the third-most populous metro in the state. Richmond is at the fall line of the James River, 44 miles (71 km) west of Williamsburg, 66 miles...

Operating Systems Programmer Job Listings for Richmond, Virginia

Senior Software Systems Engineer (BHJOB1435_24141)
Jun 27
Richmond, VA, USA
Astyra Corporation
Is responsible for applications dealing with the overall operating system. * Works at the highest technical level on all phases of software systems programming applications. * Is responsible for ...
SCADA Systems Engineer - 01-6877
Jun 27
Richmond, VA, USA
National Computing Group
Knowledge, skills and abilities, as well as experience desired in operating systems include ... Education Bachelors required Masters preferred Discipline Computer Engineering, Computer Science ...
Systems Engineer
Jun 10
Richmond, VA, USA
TekSynap
Ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to ... Proposed Oracle systems engineer personnel shall be fully trained and experienced with the Windows ...
Senior Vision System Engineer with Embedded Linux, Embedded C++ & Linux V4L2 Drivers
Jun 6
Saint Petersburg, United States
Capricorn Systems, Inc.
Need to see the following on resume 1. Candidates experience developing camera-based sensor systems ... operating system to function in a hardware environment, integrated with the real-time operating ...
Software Systems Engineer (BHJOB1435_24044)
May 31
Glen Allen, VA, USA
Astyra Corporation
Software Systems Engineer Responsibilities: * Under general supervision, this fully competent role ... Responsibilities include working with an application dealing with the overall operating system and ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operating Systems Programmer is $94,693 a year and $46 an hour in Richmond, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for an Operating Systems Programmer is between $66,470 and $117,526. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Operating Systems Programmer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Richmond, Virginia.

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Operating Systems Programmer Job Listings for Richmond, Virginia

Senior Software Systems Engineer (BHJOB1435_24141)
Jun 27
Richmond, VA, USA
Astyra Corporation
Is responsible for applications dealing with the overall operating system. * Works at the highest technical level on all phases of software systems programming applications. * Is responsible for ...
SCADA Systems Engineer - 01-6877
Jun 27
Richmond, VA, USA
National Computing Group
Knowledge, skills and abilities, as well as experience desired in operating systems include ... Education Bachelors required Masters preferred Discipline Computer Engineering, Computer Science ...
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