Mainframe Programmer I Salary in the United States

How much does a Mainframe Programmer I make in the United States? The average Mainframe Programmer I salary in the United States is $54,726 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $48,655 and $61,073. 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

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. Being a Mainframe Programmer I develops and implements a disaster recovery plan. Works with project members to develop specifications, diagrams and flowcharts. Additionally, Mainframe Programmer I may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a project leader or manager. The Mainframe Programmer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Mainframe Programmer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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