Mid-Career Linux System Administrator Salary

A Mid-Career Linux System Administrator earns an average salary of $72,638 per year.

$47,754 - $99,295
$48K
$74K
$99K
MEDIAN: $73,711
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90%

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$18.76 - $51.68
$19
$29
$52
MEDIAN: $29.45
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50%
90%

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$0$102K
Salary $47,754 - $99,295
Bonus $488.32 - $9,955
Profit Sharing $2,500
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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$44,716 - $102,418
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 207
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $18.76 - $51.68
Overtime $28.69 - $61.52
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $488.32 - $9,955
Profit Sharing $2,500
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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$44,716 - $102,418
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $74,755

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Key Stats for Linux System Administrator

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%
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Skills That Affect Linux System Administrator Salaries

VMware ESX
▲6%

Python
▲5%

Puppet
▼0%

National Average
$75,000

Perl
▼2%

Shell Scripting
▼3%

▼6%

MySQL
▼10%

Apache HTTP Server
▼11%

Network Management / Administration
▼14%

Apache / Apache HTTP Server
▼14%

Cisco Networking
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 12%
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