Late-Career Senior Systems Administrator Salary

A Late-Career Senior Systems Administrator earns an average salary of $90,144 per year. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job.

$65,712 - $119,305
$66K
$90K
$120K
MEDIAN: $90,144
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$26.93 - $65.89
$27
$45
$66
MEDIAN: $44.65
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$65,712 - $119,305  
   
Bonus
$1,014 - $16,195  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $9,834  
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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$64,885 - $126,597  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 377
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$26.93 - $65.89  
   
Overtime
$34.03 - $92.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$1,014 - $16,195  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $9,834  
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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$64,885 - $126,597  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Key Stats for Senior Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Senior Systems Administrator Salaries

Linux
▲10%

UNIX
▲9%

Cisco Networking
▲5%

Virtualization
▲3%

National Average
$92,000

VMware ESX
▼2%

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
▼2%


Windows Operating System General Use
▼5%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼5%


Microsoft SQL Server
▼8%

Network Management / Administration
▼10%

Virtual Machine (VM)
▼10%

Active Directory
▼11%

Microsoft Exchange
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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