Systems Administrator in San Diego, California Salary

A Systems Administrator in San Diego, California earns an average salary of $63,278 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Cisco Networking and Windows 2003 Server.

$45,645 - $88,625
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$63K
$89K
MEDIAN: $63,278
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$20.55 - $39.26
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MEDIAN: $25.88
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$45,645 - $88,625  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,945  
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$45,037 - $88,829  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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Hourly Rate
$20.55 - $39.26  
   
Overtime
$40.84  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
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$0.00 - $6,945  
   
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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$45,037 - $88,829  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

▲4%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
$63,000

▼1%

▼3%

Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries


Windows 2003 Server
▲15%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▲5%


Network Management / Administration
▼0%

National Average
$63,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼2%


▼3%

UNIX
▼4%




Linux
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
41%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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