A Linux Systems Administrator earns an average salary of Rs 389,576 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. A skill in Shell Scripting is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

Rs 190,635 - Rs 813,064
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MEDIAN: Rs 389,575

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Rs 0Rs 290KRs 580KRs 870K
Rs 190,635 - Rs 813,064  
Rs 1,009 - Rs 101,367  
Profit Sharing
Rs 10,000  
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).
Rs 191,887 - Rs 854,929  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 192

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 398,814

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What is it like working as a Linux Systems Administrator?

Linux Systems Administrator in Bangalore:
"Building server."
Pros: I like issues in the server, if there is issue we can do a research on the issue and we can learn more.
Cons: I am very happy with my current job.

Linux Systems Administrator in Mumbai:
"Challenging - web server administration."
Pros: There are always challenges in web server administration and need to co-ordination with different developer teams.
Cons: Still most of the work is routine.

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Experience Affects Linux Systems Administrator Salaries

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National Average
Rs 399,000

Skills That Affect Linux Systems Administrator Salaries

Cisco Networking
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Apache HTTP Server
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Rs 399,000

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Apache / Apache HTTP Server
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Job Satisfaction

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


4 %
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
medical benefits
Vision: 8%
dental benefits
None: 32%