Linux Administrator Average Salary

Linux Administrator Total Pay (?
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$35,306 - $104,464
(Median)
35K
70K
100K
MEDIAN: $70,412
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90%

Linux Administrator is most closely related to UNIX System Administrator

A Unix system administrator works in an office, where the Unix multiuser operating system is used. The administrator will be responsible for installing software and hardware relating to the system. It is essential to manage risks and to eliminate them before problems arise. It is also important to monitor ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$50K
$76K
$110K
MEDIAN: $75,613
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50%
90%
Popular Employers
UNIX System Administrator - International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. , salaries: $56,696
UNIX System Administrator - InfoGroup , salaries: $51,000
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