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System Administrator, Web Salary

For Web System Administrators, annual average wages total $61K per year. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Making up 77 percent of those who took the survey, male Web System Administrators greatly outnumber their female counterparts. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
$39,596 - $85,879
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MEDIAN: $61,214
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$16.64 - $73.35
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$39,596 - $85,879  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,192  
Total Pay (?
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$36,643 - $96,958  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.64 - $73.35  
   
Overtime
$28.50 - $55.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,192  
   
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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$36,643 - $96,958  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Job Description for System Administrator, Web

  • Install, monitor, troubleshoot, and upgrade hardware and software for website and associated network.
  • Responsible for overall technical integrity of organization's website.
  • Establish backups and monitor site security.

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Web System Administrators typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Those who have experience with Linux, Network Management / Administration, and SQL can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include SQL.

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Experience Affects System Administrator, Web Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$63,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect System Administrator, Web Salaries

Linux
up arrow 1%

National Average
$63,000

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 1%

SQL
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 14%