Systems Administrator Salary

The average pay for a Systems Administrator is AU$66,614 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

AU$48,322 - AU$89,907
(Median)
AU$48K
AU$67K
AU$90K
MEDIAN: AU$66,614
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AU$21.83 - AU$51.14
(Median)
AU$22
AU$31
AU$51
MEDIAN: AU$30
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$31KAU$62KAU$93K
Salary
AU$48,322 - AU$89,907  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$9,192  
Profit Sharing
AU$2,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$48,039 - AU$92,723  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 729
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$23AU$46AU$69
Hourly Rate
AU$21.83 - AU$51.14  
   
Overtime
AU$24.66 - AU$66.74  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$9,192  
   
Profit Sharing
AU$2,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$48,039 - AU$92,723  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Mar 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 74
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Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$66,804

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Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries




National Average
AU$67,000


Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries




Linux
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Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 3%

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 2%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 2%

SQL
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Microsoft Exchange
0%

National Average
AU$67,000

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Cisco Networking
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 135 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 89%
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