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UNIX System Administrator Salary

A UNIX System Administrator earns an average salary of C$61,395 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$43,640 - C$82,613
(Median)
C$44K
C$61K
C$83K
MEDIAN: C$61,394
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90%

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C$19.39 - C$57.01
(Median)
C$19
C$30
C$57
MEDIAN: C$29.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$29KC$58KC$87K
Salary
C$43,640 - C$82,613  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$7,500  
Profit Sharing
C$500 - C$4,476  
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$43,362 - C$86,471  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 137
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$20C$40C$60
Hourly Rate
C$19.39 - C$57.01  
   
Overtime
C$1.47 - C$54.25  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$7,500  
   
Profit Sharing
C$500 - C$4,476  
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).
)
C$43,362 - C$86,471  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Experience Affects UNIX System Administrator Salaries



National Average
C$63,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect UNIX System Administrator Salaries

Linux
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UNIX
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National Average
C$63,000

Network Management / Administration
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 9%