Linux Systems Administrator in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for a Linux Systems Administrator in Chicago, Illinois is $70,598 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Linux Systems Administrator Job Listings

Key Stats for Linux Systems Administrator

1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
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Experience Affects Linux Systems Administrator Salaries

Experienced
▲14%

National Average
$73,000

Entry-Level
▼29%

Skills That Affect Linux Systems Administrator Salaries

Shell Scripting
▲9%

National Average
$73,000

Linux
▼2%

System Administration
▼2%

Apache / Apache HTTP Server
▼17%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
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