A Systems Administrator with Windows Support skills earns an average salary of $57,522 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$40,300 - $80,291
$40K
$58K
$80K
MEDIAN: $57,521
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$14.68 - $33.03
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$22
$33
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$40,300 - $80,291  
   
Bonus
$293.26 - $7,151  
Profit Sharing
$405.47 - $10,014  
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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$37,945 - $80,752  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,377
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.68 - $33.03  
   
Overtime
$22.03 - $51.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$293.26 - $7,151  
   
Profit Sharing
$405.47 - $10,014  
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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$37,945 - $80,752  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 350

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Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $56,052

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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 332 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$56,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 332 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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