Linux System Administrator with Network Management / Administration Skills Salary

The average salary for a Linux System Administrator with Network Management / Administration skills is $65,944 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$44,199 - $95,847
$44K
$66K
$96K
MEDIAN: $65,943
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$15.16 - $50.51
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$51
MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$44,199 - $95,847  
   
Bonus
$482.88 - $10,067  
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
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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$39,917 - $98,047  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 147
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$15.16 - $50.51  
   
Overtime
$26.17 - $60.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$482.88 - $10,067  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
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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$39,917 - $98,047  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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Pay by Experience Level for Linux System Administrator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Linux System Administrator

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Linux System Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 41%

Experienced
up arrow 27%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

National Average
$63,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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