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System Administrator, Web Salary

Average Web System Administrators in the United States make around $62K annually. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$37,331 - $89,396
(Median)
$37K
$62K
$89K
MEDIAN: $61,564
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90%

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$16.60 - $77.57
(Median)
$17
$23
$78
MEDIAN: $23.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$37,331 - $89,396  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,000  
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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$36,059 - $98,264  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 66
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$16.60 - $77.57  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,000  
   
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).
)
$36,059 - $98,264  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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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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Survey takers who work as Web System Administrators usually report a few specific skills. Those who have experience with Network Management / Administration, SQL, and Linux can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Linux and SQL.

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Experience Affects System Administrator, Web Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect System Administrator, Web Salaries

Network Management / Administration
0%

National Average
$62,000

SQL
up arrow 6%

Linux
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 13%
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