The average salary for a UNIX System Administrator is Rs 397,696 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are VMware ESX, Sun Solaris, Shell Scripting, and HP-UX. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

Rs 203,079 - Rs 906,153
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MEDIAN: Rs 397,695

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Rs 203,079 - Rs 906,153  
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Profit Sharing
Rs 0.00 - Rs 198,659  
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Rs 205,761 - Rs 950,679  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 217
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Experience Affects UNIX System Administrator Salaries

National Average
Rs 412,000

Skills That Affect UNIX System Administrator Salaries

VMware ESX
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Shell Scripting
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National Average
Rs 412,000

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Cisco Networking
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Network Management / Administration
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.


10 %
90 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 19%