UNIX System Administrator Salary

The average salary for a UNIX System Administrator is Rs 385,892 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are VMware ESX, Shell Scripting, IBM AIX, and Sun Solaris. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

Rs 190,459 - Rs 738,480
Rs 190K
Rs 390K
Rs 740K
MEDIAN: Rs 385,892

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Rs 190,459 - Rs 738,480  
Rs 0.00 - Rs 85,525  
Profit Sharing
Rs 1,007 - Rs 99,329  
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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 200,432 - Rs 778,150  
Country: India | Currency: INR | Updated: 1 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 530
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Experience Affects UNIX System Administrator Salaries

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National Average
Rs 399,000

Skills That Affect UNIX System Administrator Salaries

VMware ESX
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Shell Scripting
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National Average
Rs 399,000

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Cisco Networking
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Network Management / Administration
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.


5 %
95 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 6%
vision benefits Vision: 5% employee benefits None: 24%