Experienced System Administrator, Server Salary

Average Experienced Server System Administrators make around $73K per year. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 88 percent of Experienced Server System Administrators are male. A large number have medical and dental plans, and a fair number have vision insurance. For the most part, Experienced Server System Administrators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$50,285 - $98,517
$50K
$73K
$99K
MEDIAN: $72,761
10%
50%
90%

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$19.39 - $40.19
$19
$30
$40
MEDIAN: $30.13
10%
50%
90%

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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.
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$50,285 - $98,517  
   
Bonus
$153.19 - $24,240  
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$49,748 - $99,448  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 126
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$19.39 - $40.19  
   
Overtime
$45.89  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$153.19 - $24,240  
   
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$49,748 - $99,448  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for System Administrator, Server

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
10-19 years
89%
20 years or more
11%
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Skills That Affect System Administrator, Server Salaries

UNIX
▲9%

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
▲4%

Windows Support
▲1%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▲1%

Windows Server 2008 R2
▼0%

National Average
$72,000

Linux
▼1%

Network Management / Administration
▼1%

VMware ESX
▼3%

Microsoft Exchange
▼3%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼5%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼5%

Windows 2003 Server
▼6%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼9%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 10%
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