The average pay for a Systems Administrator in Ottawa, Ontario is C$55,498 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job.

C$41,838 - C$92,544
C$42K
C$55K
C$93K
MEDIAN: C$55,498
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$41,838 - C$92,544  
   
Bonus
C$3,500  
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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C$35,600 - C$88,500  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
38%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

▲21%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
C$55,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

Linux
▲24%

Cisco Networking
▲7%

Windows 2003 Server
▲5%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▲3%

VMware ESX
▲2%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▼0%

National Average
C$55,000

Microsoft Active Directory
▼4%

Network Management / Administration
▼4%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼9%

Virtualization
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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