How much does a Systems Designer make in the United States? The average Systems Designer salary in the United States is $66,611 as of January 26, 2023, but the salary range typically falls between $59,651 and $73,957. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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DarkStar Intelligence LLC - Quantico , VA
Onsite Lead/Senior Instructional Systems Designer (ISD) DarkStar Intelligence is looking for an experienced instructional systems designer to support a government client in Quantico, VA. This ...
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Leidos - Greenway , VA
The Intelligence Group at Leidos is seeking Instructional Systems Designers (ISDs) to support a brand new program with a classified government customer. The candidate must have extensive experience ...
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Constant Associates - Yorktown , VA
Instructional Designer/Curriculum Developer - These positions will be contingent upon contract ... Additionally, you will administer the enterprise learning management system (LMS) including user ...
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DarkStar Intelligence LLC - Quantico , VA
Distance/E-Learning ISD Support DarkStar Intelligence is looking for an instructional systems designer for creating online courseware for virtual classroom environments to support a government client ...
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VSC Fire & Security, Inc. - Salem , VA
Our fast-growing fire sprinkler protection and life safety system company has a full-time career opportunity for a Sprinkler Designer in our Salem District. We are looking for a professional ...
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Built Environment Engineers - McLean , VA
HVAC Designer/Engineer Built Environment Engineers (BEE) is a MEP firm located in Arlington, VA ... Design HVAC systems. * Calculate HVAC loads, select equipment, coordinate with overlapping ...
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