Entry-Level Network / System Administrator, General Office Salary

Entry-Level General Office Network Administrators can expect wages of $54K per year on average. A fair number enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little more than half. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$37,236 - $68,510
$37K
$54K
$69K
MEDIAN: $53,511
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$10.64 - $31.81
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MEDIAN: $20.53
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$0$68K
Salary $37,236 - $68,510
Bonus $242.40 - $7,149
Profit Sharing $3,636
Total Pay (?
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$32,209 - $67,177
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 62
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $10.64 - $31.81
Overtime $25.37 - $44.70
Annual Data $0$67K
Bonus $242.40 - $7,149
Profit Sharing $3,636
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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$32,209 - $67,177
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Network / System Administrator, General Office in Fargo:
"Patience, patience, patience."
I wish I knew how much patience it takes to be involved in system administration. It truly is a skill to be patient with users that don't know technology. You need to walk them through things slowly and be able to not get angry with them.

Network / System Administrator, General Office in Blacksburg:
"Details & Organization."
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Key Stats for Network / System Administrator, General Office

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
34%
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Skills That Affect Network / System Administrator, General Office Salaries

VMware ESX
▲13%

Cisco Networking
▲5%

Microsoft Active Directory
▲2%

National Average
$53,000

Microsoft Word
▼1%

Network Management / Administration
▼4%

Microsoft Exchange
▼5%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼6%

Linux
▼10%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▼12%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼14%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼15%

Windows 2003 Server
▼17%

Microsoft Office
▼17%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 19%
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