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Computer Systems Analyst Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for computer systems analysts in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of computer systems analysts among Massachusetts metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Computer Systems Analysts in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$131,500
75th Percentile Wage
$107,440
50th Percentile Wage
$85,180
25th Percentile Wage
$67,270
10th Percentile Wage
$53,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer systems analysts in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $131,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,790.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$63.22
75th Percentile Wage
$51.65
50th Percentile Wage
$40.95
25th Percentile Wage
$32.34
10th Percentile Wage
$25.86

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for computer systems analysts in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $63.22. The median hourly salary is $40.95. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.86.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $85,180 1.95%
2013 $83,550 -0.81%
2012 $84,230 -3.92%
2011 $87,670 1.52%
2010 $86,360 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for computer systems analysts in state of Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -0.81%.We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 1.52% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-3.92%).

Table 4. Average Computer Systems Analyst Wage in Massachusetts vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Computer Systems Analysts
$85,180
Information Security Analysts
$84,800
Computer Programmers
$85,870
Applications Software Developers
$104,460
Systems Software Developers
$114,690
Web Developers
$74,080
Database Administrators
$79,560

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Computer Systems Analysts in Massachusetts Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of computer systems analysts in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of computer systems analysts in state of Massachusetts ranges from $58,100 to $96,510. The highest paying area for computer systems analysts in Massachusetts is Framingham with a median annual salary of $96,510. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Barnstable Town (mean annual salary $91,180). The lowest paying area is Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner with a median annual salary of $58,100.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Framingham
$96,510
Barnstable Town
$91,180
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$87,690
New Bedford
$87,600
Worcester
$86,990
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$85,670
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$84,360
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$78,770
Springfield
$75,370
Pittsfield
$73,600
North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$70,710
Peabody
$70,060
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$58,100

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