The average pay for an Entry-Level System Administrator, Windows Server is $55,470 per year.

$40,376 - $76,528
$40K
$55K
$77K
MEDIAN: $55,470
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$11.07 - $38.22
$11
$21
$38
MEDIAN: $21.27
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$40,376 - $76,528  
   
Bonus
$302.01 - $6,024  
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$38,230 - $77,366  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 405
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.07 - $38.22  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$17.45 - $40.96  
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$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$302.01 - $6,024  
   
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$38,230 - $77,366  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 72

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Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

System Administrator, Windows Server in Fairmont:
"Man of many talents."
System Administration is somewhat boring at times. That's when you know everything is working as it should. It can be very stressful when unforeseen events occur and you have to fix the problems as quick as possible.

Key Stats for System Administrator, Windows Server

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
064
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
31%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect System Administrator, Windows Server Salaries

VMware ESX
up arrow 5%

Virtual Machine (VM)
up arrow 5%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
up arrow 5%

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 4%

Virtualization
up arrow 3%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

Windows Support
up arrow 3%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 1%

Windows Server 2012 R2
up arrow 1%

Windows Server 2008 R2
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Active Directory
0%

System Administration
0%

National Average
$55,000

Microsoft Exchange
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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