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Systems Programmer Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$114,335 (USD)

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The average pay for a Systems Programmer is $114,335 a year and $55 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Systems Programmer is between $80,257 and $141,904. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Systems Programmer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • 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.
Systems Programmer Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Computer Programmers

Job family population: 247,690

Estimated population of Systems Programmer jobs: 28,133

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Systems Programmer Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Sr Systems Engineer
May 22
New York, United States
Konica Minolta
The priority focus of the Sr Systems Engineer is on client project implementation. By applying deep technical skills, ensure successful rollout of client projects involving development and analysis ...
Sr Systems Engineer
May 21
Manhattan, NY, USA
Contributing to the systems architecture by using extensive background in x86 Server platforms * Assisting support engineers with triage and ticket resolution for tickets involving kernel stack ...
Director of Systems Engineering
May 22
New York, NY, USA
Director of Systems Engineering Compass is a technology-driven real estate platform that provides comprehensive brokerage services, combining exceptional agents with thoughtfully crafted digital ...
Field Service / Systems Engineer
May 23
Rutherford, NJ, USA
Field Service / Systems Engineer provides customer service in person and/or by telephone to customers. Technician will also help fulfill the needs of the maintenance schedule when needed by ...
Systems Engineer
May 15
Secaucus, United States
Bicitis Group
Systems Engineer Seeking a talented, energetic self-starter for a Systems Engineer position. Candidate must have a minimum of 5 years systems engineering experience supporting Windows server ...
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