UNIX System Administrator Salary (Canada)

A UNIX System Administrator earns an average salary of C$61,630 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
UNIX System Administrator Salary (?
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C$44,644 - C$82,064
(Median)
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MEDIAN: C$61,629
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UNIX System Administrator Salary (?
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C$18.12 - C$55.75
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MEDIAN: C$30
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National Salary Data

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C$0C$29KC$58KC$87K
Salary
C$44,644 - C$82,064  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$7,288  
Profit Sharing
C$485.81 - C$8,940  
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$44,100 - C$86,526  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 175
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$19C$38C$57
Hourly Rate
C$18.12 - C$55.75  
   
Overtime
C$1.48 - C$55.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$7,288  
   
Profit Sharing
C$485.81 - C$8,940  
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$44,100 - C$86,526  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 2 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Experience Affects UNIX System Administrator Salaries

National Average
C$64,000
Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect UNIX System Administrator Salaries

Linux
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National Average
C$64,000
UNIX
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Network Management / Administration
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
13%
female alumni
 
Male
87%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 9%