Computer Systems Analyst Salary in Sector of Information

The salary statistics of computer systems analysts in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare computer systems analyst salaries in different industries within the information sector.

Average Annual Salary of Computer Systems Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,940
25th Percentile Wage
$68,760
50th Percentile Wage
$89,570
75th Percentile Wage
$115,860
90th Percentile Wage
$145,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer systems analysts in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) computer systems analysts is $145,070. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $89,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer systems analysts is $53,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer systems analysts in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$89,570
1.64% 9.45%
2016
$88,100
1.27% -
2015
$86,980
3.59% -
2014
$83,860
1.30% -
2013
$82,770
2.01% -
2012
$81,110
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Compare Computer Systems Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of computer systems analysts in 20 industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for computer systems analyst occupations is the other information services industry with an annual salary $104,010. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper publishers industry (annual salary $78,980). For detailed computer systems analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Information Services
$104,010
Other Information Services
$104,010
Television Broadcasting
$96,370
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$96,270
Radio Broadcasting
$95,930
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$95,020
Satellite Telecommunications
$94,530
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$94,290
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$93,790
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$91,360
Software Publishers
$90,820
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$89,500
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$89,450
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$87,330
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$87,330
Telecommunications
$83,690
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$81,690
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$81,320
Other Telecommunications
$80,460
Newspaper Publishers
$78,980

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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