Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Systems Manager make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$117,382 / yrTotal Pay
$106,423 / yrBase Pay
$10,959 / yrAdditional Pay

$117,382

 / yr
$72K$193K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Systems Manager is $117,382 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $106,423 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $10,959 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Top Paying Companies

For a Systems Manager in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Systems Manager in United States. Employers include Cisco Systems, Walmart and Texas Instruments.

1
Cisco Systems
Cisco Systems
$290,428/yr
1K open jobs
5
Globalcynex Inc
$203,517/yr
7
Unum
$188,272/yr
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$216,681

 / yr

$170,865

 / yr

$115,906

 / yr

$145,103

 / yr

$186,543

 / yr

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$290,428

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$203,517

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$239,857

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$179,966

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Top Paying Industries

For a Systems Manager in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Systems Manager in United States are Retail & Wholesale with a median total pay of $239,857, Manufacturing with a median total pay of $218,881, Information Technology with a median total pay of $203,517, Insurance with a median total pay of $188,272, and Financial Services with a median total pay of $184,608.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Retail & WholesaleRetail & Wholesale$239,857

    22% Higher than other industries

  • ManufacturingManufacturing$218,881

    15% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$203,517

    8% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$188,272

    1% Higher than other industries

  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$184,608

    1% Lower than other industries

Retail & Wholesale

The top paying company in Retail & Wholesale for Systems Manager is Walmart.

WalmartWalmart$239,857/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Information Technology?

Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

A Systems manager salary range in US can vary based on important factors such as education, skills, certifications, and years of experience. A Systems manager in US can expect to see an entry level salary range of $25,639 to $62,723 per year, based on 1,095 salary contributions. At the highest seniority level, an experienced Systems manager in US can make a salary range of $70,347 to $181,736 with at least 5 years of experience, based on 40 salary contributions. The top 3 companies in US where a Systems manager gets the highest compensation are NVIDIA Corporation, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, plc and iRhythm Technologies Inc.. Bigger companies typically pay 12.67% more than smaller companies for a Systems manager.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Business Systems Manager

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$152,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Systems Enigneer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$123,888

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Health Systems Manager

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$200,000

/yr

$150K | $50K

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Restaurant Systems Manager

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$69,000

/yr

$65K | $4K

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
System Manager

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$126,500

/yr

$115K | $12K

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Manager of Information Systems

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$65,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago
CRITICAL SYSTEMS MANAGER

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$110,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
IT Systems Manager

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$115,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Financial Systems Manager

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$130,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago

Systems Manager pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Systems Manager is $106,423 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Systems Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 632 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Systems Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Systems Manager in United States is $173,016 per year.

The lowest salary for a Systems Manager in United States is $65,462 per year.

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