Systems Engineer I Salary in the United States

How much does a Systems Engineer I make in the United States? The average Systems Engineer I salary in the United States is $68,114 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $59,452 and $75,012. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Systems Engineer I plans and builds an organization's systems infrastructure. Implements, modifies and designs information system. Being a Systems Engineer I monitors the performance of systems. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Systems Engineer I typically reports to a manager. The Systems Engineer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Systems Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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75012
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69698
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  1. This Job:

    Systems Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Systems Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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