System Administrator, Computer / Network with System Administration Skills Salary

The average pay for a System Administrator, Computer / Network with System Administration skills is $56,032 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$35,800 - $86,475
$36K
$60K
$86K
MEDIAN: $60,366
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$15.29 - $25.20
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$18
$25
MEDIAN: $18.05
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$35,800 - $86,475  
   
Bonus
$489.36 - $7,299  
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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$36,483 - $85,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 49
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$15.29 - $25.20  
   
Overtime
$24.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$489.36 - $7,299  
   
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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$36,483 - $85,101  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Key Stats for System Administrator, Computer / Network

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects System Administrator, Computer / Network Salaries

Experienced
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲15%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 11%
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