Linux Admin Average Salary

Linux Admin Total Pay (?
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$26,749 - $128,574
(Median)
27K
70K
130K
MEDIAN: $69,874
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90%

Linux Admin is most closely related to System Administrator, Computer / Network

A computer/network system administrator is responsible for the maintenance of the technological systems of an organization. The position typically requires a B.A. in a field such as computer science or information technology, and related engineering certifications (for example by Microsoft or Cisco) ...
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$39K
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MEDIAN: $58,909
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