How much does a Software Systems Engineer II make in Washington, DC? The average Software Systems Engineer II salary in Washington, DC is $105,149 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $93,594 and $116,574. 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 Software Systems Engineer II

Software Systems Engineer II develops, modifies and codes software systems programming applications. Corrects program errors according to the QA testing results within moderate complicated conditions. Being a Software Systems Engineer II has intermediate knowledge of the principles of existing software systems development. Analyzes problems and looks for solutions. Additionally, Software Systems Engineer II requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor. To be a Software Systems Engineer II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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