Entry-Level System Administrator, Server Salary

An Entry-Level System Administrator, Server earns an average salary of $54,538 per year. A skill in UNIX is associated with high pay for this job.

$39,198 - $72,201
$39K
$55K
$72K
MEDIAN: $54,538
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$12.00 - $35.00
$12
$23
$35
MEDIAN: $22.71
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$39,198 - $72,201  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,034  
Profit Sharing
$6,300  
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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$37,297 - $73,041  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 124
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.00 - $35.00  
   
Overtime
$17.98 - $45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,034  
   
Profit Sharing
$6,300  
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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$37,297 - $73,041  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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Key Stats for System Administrator, Server

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
28%
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Skills That Affect System Administrator, Server Salaries

UNIX
▲11%

Microsoft SQL Server
▲4%

VMware ESX
▲3%

Microsoft Exchange
▲2%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼0%

National Average
$53,000

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼1%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▼4%

Windows Support
▼5%

Windows Server 2008 R2
▼7%

Windows 2003 Server
▼8%

Cisco Networking
▼10%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼11%

Linux
▼13%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼13%

Network Management / Administration
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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