Salary Report

Information Technology Job

IBM System i - iSeries - AS400

United States Location

United States of America
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average


Experience Requirement

5 Years

Raise +1 Year

$2,423 at 3.48%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years: $69,559 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $60,860 & $78,258; and, 5% of Jobs top $90,791.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $94,870
5% $90,791
10% $86,095
25% $78,258
33% $75,114
50% $69,559
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $67,939 $71,180
25% $65,450 $73,668
33% $64,005 $75,114
50% $60,860 $78,258
67% $57,080 $82,039
95% $44,249 $94,870
Salary Average =


Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years $66,693 $2,866 at 4.30%
5 Years $69,559 $2,423 at 3.48%
6 Years $71,982 $2,099 at 2.92%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $50,922 at the low experience of 10 Months; $69,559 at the average experience of 5 Years; and, $77,720 at the top experience of 9 Years and 1 Month.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 10 Months $50,922 $6,843 at 13.44%
Average 5 Years $69,559 $2,423 at 3.48%
Top 9 Years and 1 Month $77,720 $1,486 at 1.91%



This position involves RPG application and system development with a focus on business systems analysis, enterprise application software, web applications and/or database modeling.


The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • RPG;
  • IBM iSeries,
    AS400, i5, iSeries or System i;
  • Developer,
    Analyst, Automate, Code, Customize, Database Developer, Design, Develop, Enhance, Modify, Programmer, Programmer Analyst, Revise, Software Developer, Software Engineer, Update or Write Code.


A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
15% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
3% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
25% of job descriptions,
Enterprise Java Beans (EJB), Java, Java Platform Enterprise Edition (Java EE), Java Platform Standard Edition (Java SE), JavaApplet, Java Database Call (JDBC), Java Development Kit (JDK), Java Messaging Service (JMS), Jbuilder, JavaServer Faces (JSF), JSP, Java Swing or Sun Certified Java Programmer;
7% of job descriptions;
14% of job descriptions;
J.D. Edwards,
8% of job descriptions;
IBM Websphere,
7% of job descriptions;
Electronic Data Interchange (EDI),
15% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
17% of job descriptions,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Financial, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
17% of jobs;
Phoenix-Mesa, AZ,
7% of jobs;
Chicago-Gary-Kenosha, IL-IN-WI,
7% of jobs.


United States of America