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Network Administrator Salary in Chicago, Illinois

Earnings for Network Administrators in Chicago, Ill. come in at around $58K per year on average. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$39,598 - $81,046
(Median)
$40K
$58K
$81K
MEDIAN: $58,401
10%
50%
90%

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$10.14 - $59.18
(Median)
$10
$25
$59
MEDIAN: $24.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$39,598 - $81,046  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,250  
Profit Sharing
$255.00 - $1,011  
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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$38,575 - $82,651  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 95
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $59.18  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,250  
   
Profit Sharing
$255.00 - $1,011  
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).
)
$38,575 - $82,651  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Experience Affects Network Administrator in Chicago, Illinois Salaries


National Average
$58,000



Skills That Affect Network Administrator in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

VMware ESX
up arrow 24%

Virtualization
up arrow 22%

Network Support
up arrow 18%


Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 1%

National Average
$58,000

Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 1%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 4%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 8%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 8%
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