The average pay for a Mid-Career System Administrator, Server is $64,235 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Cisco Networking and UNIX.

$45,648 - $82,883
(Median)
$46K
$64K
$83K
MEDIAN: $64,234
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$16.67 - $39.20
(Median)
$17
$26
$39
MEDIAN: $26.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$45,648 - $82,883  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,058  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$44,330 - $83,238  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 162
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.67 - $39.20  
   
Overtime
$21.17 - $44.65  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,058  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$44,330 - $83,238  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Skills That Affect System Administrator, Server Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 11%

Cisco Networking
up arrow 11%

Linux
up arrow 9%

Microsoft SQL Server
up arrow 6%

Windows Support
up arrow 4%

Windows Server 2008 R2
up arrow 1%

VMware ESX
0%

Windows 2003 Server
0%

National Average
$64,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 6%

Windows Server 2012 R2
up arrow 7%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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