The average IT Network Administrator with System Administration skills can expect to rake in roughly $57K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and the greater part earn dental coverage. The majority of IT Network Administrators with System Administration skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,813 - $76,561
$39K
$57K
$77K
MEDIAN: $57,018
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$14.12 - $34.35
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$38,813 - $76,561  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,708  
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
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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$35,669 - $78,569  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 186
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.12 - $34.35  
   
Overtime
$16.60 - $46.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,708  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,200  
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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$35,669 - $78,569  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 63

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Pay by Experience Level for Network Administrator, IT

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


IT Network Administrators with System Administration skills do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $48K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $54K. IT Network Administrators with System Administration skills claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $61K. Ultimately, more time spent in the workforce does seem to translate to bigger paychecks; seasoned veterans with more than 20 years of experience report a median income of $69K.

Key Stats for Network Administrator, IT

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Network Administrator, IT Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

National Average
$56,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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