Mainframe Programmer I Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Mainframe Programmer I, Entry Level Mainframe Programmer

What is the average annual salary for Mainframe Programmer I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Mainframe Programmer I may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Mainframe Programmer I in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Mainframe Programmer I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Mainframe Programmer I in the United States is $49,863 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Mainframe Programmer I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $49,863.

Source: HR Reported data as of March 2015

Median $49,863
  • 10%$39,701
  • 25%$44,544
  • 75%$56,545
  • 90%$62,628

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Job Description for Mainframe Programmer I

Reviews, analyzes, and modifies programming systems including encoding, testing, debugging and installing for a large-scale mainframe computer system. Maintains and develops online and batch application programs. Develops and implements a disaster recovery plan. Works with project members to develop specifications, diagrams and flowcharts. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a project leader or manager. View Mainframe Programmer I job description

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