Network & Computer Systems Administrator / Systems Programmer Salary

A Network & Computer Systems Administrator / Systems Programmer earns an average salary of $61,214 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Windows Server 2012 R2, Linux, and HTML. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$43,944 - $91,149
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$61K
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MEDIAN: $61,214
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$14.09 - $39.37
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MEDIAN: $23.83
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$43,944 - $91,149  
   
Bonus
$121.64 - $10,165  
Profit Sharing
$1,300  
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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$40,478 - $91,798  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 163
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.09 - $39.37  
   
Overtime
$18.62 - $46.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$121.64 - $10,165  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,300  
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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$40,478 - $91,798  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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Job Description for Network & Computer Systems Administrator / Systems Programmer

Network and computer systems administrators/systems programmers are in charge of administrating, and managing network-related tasks across systems in their organization. They are responsible for maintaining excellent network transfer performance, as well as oversee and review networking protocols while developing new scripts to make networking devices work in more efficient ways. Network and computer systems administrators/systems programmers use their analytical skills to identify bottlenecks in a network transfer and utilize a variety of applications to correct speed and permission issues. Generally, these administrators report their progress and escalate problems with the network manager or supervisor in their area. One of their main tools include a personal computer to manage routers, switches, and other networking equipment. The administrator's main responsibilities include updating computer systems and making sure security software has been installed correctly and is running as it should. They also create run-times for systems in a variety of programming languages.

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Network & Computer Systems Administrator / Systems Programmer Tasks

  • Establish and document standards and procedures.
  • Recommend, install, configure, maintain, and upgrade all computer and networking software and hardware for use in an office, department, or small company.
  • Monitor network and systems for performance, security,and other issues.
  • Install, configure, maintain, upgrade, and troubleshoot file, email, and authentication servers, as well as Internet access and other networked services.
  • Assist users with software, hardware, and connectivity issues.

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Key Stats for Network & Computer Systems Administrator / Systems Programmer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Network & Computer Systems Administrator / Systems Programmer Salaries

▲14%

▼0%

National Average
$61,000

▼1%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Network & Computer Systems Administrator / Systems Programmer Salaries

Windows Server 2012 R2
▲15%

▲12%

HTML
▲11%








Network Management / Administration
▼0%

National Average
$61,000


Microsoft Word
▼2%

Microsoft Access
▼3%

UNIX
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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