How much does an Operating Systems Programmer I make in the United States? The average Operating Systems Programmer I salary in the United States is $65,822 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $56,694 and $78,235. 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. 

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Job Description for Operating Systems Programmer I

Operating Systems Programmer I reviews, analyzes, develops, installs, and modifies computer operating systems. Analyzes and resolves problems associated with operating systems. Being an Operating Systems Programmer I detects, diagnoses, and reports related problems. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Operating Systems Programmer I typically reports to a project leader or manager. The Operating Systems Programmer I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be an Operating Systems Programmer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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