Computer Systems Analyst Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for computer systems analysts in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of computer systems analysts among Washington 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,570
25th Percentile Wage
$72,440
50th Percentile Wage
$90,450
75th Percentile Wage
$113,080
90th Percentile Wage
$136,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer systems analysts in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $136,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $59,570.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.64
25th Percentile Wage
$34.83
50th Percentile Wage
$43.49
75th Percentile Wage
$54.37
90th Percentile Wage
$65.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for computer systems analysts in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $65.59. The median hourly salary is $43.49. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.64.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of computer systems analysts from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201690,4500.20%2.19%
201590,2701.61%-
201488,8201.13%-
201387,820-0.74%-
201288,470--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Computer Systems Analysts in Washington Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of computer systems analysts in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of computer systems analysts in state of Washington ranges from $63,840 to $96,220. The highest paying area for computer systems analysts in Washington is Seattle-Bellevue-Everett with a median annual salary of $96,220. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue (mean annual salary $95,910). The lowest paying area is Wenatchee-East Wenatchee with a median annual salary of $63,840.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$96,220
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$95,910
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$89,820
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$87,310
Tacoma
$83,910
Bremerton-Silverdale
$76,970
Yakima
$76,310
Spokane
$75,970
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$74,490
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$74,070
Longview
$73,320
Bellingham
$70,520
Olympia
$70,300
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$69,200
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$63,840


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