A System Administrator, Computer / Network in San Francisco, California earns an average salary of $69,709 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$39,732 - $96,347
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MEDIAN: $69,708
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MEDIAN: $48.00
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Salary
$39,732 - $96,347  
   
Bonus
$4,069  
Total Pay (?
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$41,217 - $151,254  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$48.00  
   
Overtime
$45.00  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$4,069  
   
Total Pay (?
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$41,217 - $151,254  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About San Francisco, California

San Francisco County, California
864,816
Male:
439,752 (50.8%)
Female:
425,064 (49.2%)
San Francisco (SF) (/sæn frənˈsɪskoʊ/), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California and the only consolidated city-county in California. San Francisco is about 46.9 square miles (121 km2) in area. It is located on the north end of the San Francisco Peninsula. It is the smallest county in the state. It has a density of about 18,451 people per square mile (7,124 people per km2), making it the most densely settled large city (population greater than 200,000) in the state of California and the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City. San Francisco is the fourth-most populous city in California, after Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Jose, and the 13th-most populous city in the United States—with a Census-estimated 2015 population of 864,816. The city and its surrounding areas are known as the San...
San Francisco:
$92,094
California:
$64,500
$1,659
San Francisco:
$941,400
California:
$449,100
3.6%

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Experience Affects System Administrator, Computer / Network Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$73,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect System Administrator, Computer / Network Salaries

National Average
$73,000

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 1%

VMware ESX
up arrow 2%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 4%

Windows Support
up arrow 5%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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