Mainframe Systems Administrator Salary

How much does a Mainframe Systems Administrator make in the United States?
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$140,365 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$67 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$8,141 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average mainframe systems administrator salary in United States is $140,365 or an equivalent hourly rate of $67. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $8,141. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$96,959 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$174,926 (USD)

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