Experienced System Administrator, Server Salary

Median pay for Experienced Server System Administrators is around $72K per year. Most Experienced Server System Administrators report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and a fair number collect vision insurance. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$49,894 - $101,448
$50K
$72K
$100K
MEDIAN: $72,177
10%
50%
90%

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$20.59 - $39.83
$21
$30
$40
MEDIAN: $29.68
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,894 - $101,448  
   
Bonus
$148.99 - $20,134  
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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$49,229 - $102,300  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 135
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.59 - $39.83  
   
Overtime
$44.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$148.99 - $20,134  
   
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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$49,229 - $102,300  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Key Stats for System Administrator, Server

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
10-19 years
91%
20 years or more
9%
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Skills That Affect System Administrator, Server Salaries

UNIX
▲10%

Windows Support
▲2%

Linux
▲1%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▲1%

Windows Server 2008 R2
▼0%

Network Management / Administration
▼0%

National Average
$71,000

Microsoft Exchange
▼1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼2%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼2%

VMware ESX
▼3%

Cisco Networking
▼3%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼5%

Windows 2003 Server
▼5%

Microsoft SQL Server
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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