System Administrator, Web Salary

Pay for Web System Administrators in the United States sits in the ballpark of $61K per year. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Making up 79 percent of those who took the survey, male Web System Administrators greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$36,912 - $88,321
(Median)
$37K
$61K
$88K
MEDIAN: $61,285
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$16.56 - $78.30
(Median)
$17
$23
$78
MEDIAN: $22.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$36,912 - $88,321  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,274  
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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$35,766 - $99,959  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 62
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$16.56 - $78.30  
   
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 - $9,274  
   
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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$35,766 - $99,959  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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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 only 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 pay less than market rate include Linux and SQL.

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Experience Affects System Administrator, Web Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect System Administrator, Web Salaries

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 1%

National Average
$62,000

SQL
up arrow 5%

Linux
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 14%
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