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Systems Software Developers in Utah

Considering a career as a Systems Software Developer in Utah?

45.9% Jobs Projection
$102,640 Median Salary
520 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Systems Software Developers in Utah are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Systems Software Developers in Utah is growing faster than average.

  • Systems Software Developers in Utah earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Systems Software Developers Work in Utah?

In 2018, there were 5,690 Systems Software Developers working in the state.

There were 5,130 Systems Software Developers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 560 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Systems Software Developers in UT Employment Trend

The typical state has 3,220 Systems Software Developers working in it, which means Utah has more Systems Software Developers than average.

Systems Software Developers in UT vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Utah

Jobs for Systems Software Developers in this state are growing at a rate of 45.9% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.1%.

Job Projections for Systems Software Developers: Nation vs. UT

Utah Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 520 annual job openings, and a total of 6,170 jobs for Utah Systems Software Developers in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 32,900 annual jobs and 472,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Systems Software Developers Make in Utah?

In 2018 wages for Systems Software Developers ranged from $63,680 to $159,060 with $102,640 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $30.62 to $76.47. The median hourly rate was $49.35.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $48.62 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.73.

The median salary in Utah is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Systems Software Developers Earnings: UT vs. National Average

Top Utah Metros for Systems Software Developers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Systems Software Developers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Salt Lake City, UT 3,540 $105,590
Provo-Orem, UT 980 $99,250
Ogden-Clearfield, UT 820 $100,440
Logan, UT-ID 250 $77,360
St. George, UT 40 $56,640

Top States for Systems Software Developers Employment

View the list below to see where most Systems Software Developers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 88,910 $127,670
Texas 28,720 $108,570
Virginia 27,800 $117,400
Massachusetts 25,540 $115,580
New York 19,690 $111,320
Florida 17,270 $99,050
Illinois 17,130 $107,390
Washington 16,130 $121,470
Maryland 15,430 $118,300
Georgia 12,910 $104,640
Arizona 11,500 $101,490
Colorado 11,170 $117,350
Michigan 10,320 $88,800
New Jersey 8,960 $121,680
Pennsylvania 8,810 $98,440
North Carolina 7,070 $104,710
Minnesota 6,460 $106,290
Missouri 6,440 $93,870
Utah 5,690 $102,640
Ohio 5,400 $98,830

Below are the states where Systems Software Developers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $127,670
New Hampshire $127,470
New Jersey $121,680
Washington $121,470
Maryland $118,300
Virginia $117,400
Colorado $117,350
Massachusetts $115,580
District of Columbia $115,500
New York $111,320

Discover similar careers:

Occupation UT Employment Total
Software Developers, Applications 11,040
Computer Programmers 3,400
Web Developers 1,980

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