Entry-Level Junior Systems Administrator Salary

Entry-Level Junior Systems Administrators take home an average $45K annually. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Most Entry-Level Junior Systems Administrators report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$35,800 - $60,865
$36K
$45K
$61K
MEDIAN: $45,289
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$14.42 - $25.08
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$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.26
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$35,800 - $60,865  
   
Bonus
$123.29 - $5,068  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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).
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$33,345 - $60,099  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 200
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.42 - $25.08  
   
Overtime
$22.27 - $35.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$123.29 - $5,068  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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).
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$33,345 - $60,099  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 90
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Key Stats for Junior Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
80%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Junior Systems Administrator Salaries

Windows PowerShell
▲12%

Microsoft Exchange
▲11%

Linux
▲1%

VMware ESX
▲1%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼0%

National Average
$44,000

System Administration
▼1%

Network Management / Administration
▼2%

Windows Support
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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