The average salary for a Sr. Unix System Administrator with UNIX skills is $96,683 per year.

$70,608 - $121,540
$71K
$97K
$120K
MEDIAN: $96,683
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$29.48 - $64.45
$40
MEDIAN: $39.88
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$70,608 - $121,540  
   
Bonus
$497.77 - $15,186  
Profit Sharing
$7,500  
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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$69,892 - $128,643  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$39.88  
   
Overtime
$47.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$497.77 - $15,186  
   
Profit Sharing
$7,500  
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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$69,892 - $128,643  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Unix System Administrator

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

Key Stats for Sr. Unix System Administrator

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
045
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
35%
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Experience Affects Sr. Unix System Administrator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$98,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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