Mainframe Programmer II Salary in the United States

How much does a Mainframe Programmer II make in the United States? The average Mainframe Programmer II salary in the United States is $71,806 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $63,154 and $83,093. 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

Skills Associated with Mainframe Programmer II: Programming, Disaster Recovery, Application lifecycle management (ALM) Software, Product Specifications ...More

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Mainframe Programmer II 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 II develops and implements a disaster recovery plan. Works with project members to develop specifications, diagrams and flowcharts. Additionally, Mainframe Programmer II may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a project leader or manager. The Mainframe Programmer II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Mainframe Programmer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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