Sharepoint Administrator Salary

Sharepoint Administrators in the United States pull down an average of $72K annually. Total cash compensation to Sharepoint Administrators ranges from $46K on the lower end to $105K on the higher end; the final number includes potential for approximately $10K each from bonuses and profit sharing in exceptional cases. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Male Sharepoint Administrators are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Read More
$49,064 - $101,196
$49K
$72K
$100K
MEDIAN: $71,608
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.10 - $53.93
$15
$26
$54
MEDIAN: $25.89
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,064 - $101,196  
   
Bonus
$495.18 - $9,905  
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $9,933  
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).
)
$45,571 - $104,999  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 527
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $53.93  
   
Overtime
$17.94 - $69.04  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$495.18 - $9,905  
   
Profit Sharing
$489.36 - $9,933  
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).
)
$45,571 - $104,999  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 80

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Sharepoint Administrator

Sharepoint is a platform developed by Microsoft that helps companies collaborate, organize, and share files, as well as create intranet websites for employee use. Sharepoint administrators are tasked with managing the Sharepoint platform for their company. They can be either an individual responsible for the entire system or a team of people who are each responsible for a specific list of tasks.

Read More...

Sharepoint Administrator Tasks

  • Guide and inform SharePoint design, installation, and maintenance processes.
  • Set policies for and validate backup and restoration programs.
  • Collect user requirements and explain effects of designs and changes directly to users.
  • Create security groups, assign access, and administer changes for users.
  • Configure, redesign, and migrate SharePoint sites and associated databases and resources.

Common Career Paths for Sharepoint Administrator


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px


While Sharepoint Administrators do not often become Sharepoint Architects, the job pays $114K per year on average.

Sharepoint Administrator Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Sharepoint Administrator


Sharepoint Administrators seem to wield many skills on the job. Most notably, facility with Windows Server 2012, Windows PowerShell, and Windows Server 2008 are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 34 percent, 23 percent, and 19 percent, respectively. Those listing JavaScript as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Cascading Style Sheets and Microsoft Office also typically command lower compensation. Most people who know Microsoft Sharepoint Server also know Internet Information Server (IIS).

Pay by Experience Level for Sharepoint Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Sharepoint Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Sharepoint Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 318 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sharepoint Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 283 salaries. An experienced Sharepoint Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 136 salaries. A Sharepoint Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $71,504

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 33 percent, Sharepoint Administrators in Houston receive some of the highest pay in the country. Sharepoint Administrators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+27 percent), New York (+18 percent), Dallas (+17 percent), and Chicago (+12 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Minneapolis, 14 percent below the national average. Employers in Austin and Charlotte also lean toward paying below-median salaries (12 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

Sharepoint Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Sharepoint Administrator?

Sharepoint Administrator in Boston:
"Awesome corporate culture, challenging work."
Pros: The corporate culture, the variety of things I encounter and am given the chance to work with.
Cons: The parking situation is the worst part.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Sharepoint Administrator

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 91 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Sharepoint Administrator Salaries

▲20%

▲12%

▲5%

National Average
$72,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Sharepoint Administrator Salaries

Windows Server 2012
▲34%


Windows Server 2008
▲19%






C#
▲2%

▲1%

National Average
$72,000

▼4%

Project Management
▼5%


Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼8%

JavaScript
▼31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 91 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 13%
ADVERTISEMENT