The average salary for a UNIX System Administrator with Linux skills is C$71,656 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

C$48,936 - C$84,430
(Median)
C$49K
C$72K
C$84K
MEDIAN: C$71,655
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C$0C$31KC$62KC$93K
Salary
C$48,936 - C$84,430  
   
Bonus
C$986 - C$7,757  
Profit Sharing
C$100.00  
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$45,906 - C$91,602  
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Experience Affects UNIX System Administrator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
C$72,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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