Experienced Systems Administrator Salary

The average pay for an Experienced Systems Administrator is $68,076 per year. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job.

$49,097 - $92,858
$49K
$68K
$93K
MEDIAN: $67,847
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$19.68 - $42.28
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$28
$42
MEDIAN: $28.08
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$49,097 - $92,858  
   
Bonus
$292.77 - $8,090  
Profit Sharing
$490.35 - $8,040  
Commission
$12,500  
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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$48,288 - $94,887  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,389
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$19.68 - $42.28  
   
Overtime
$26.96 - $56.68  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$292.77 - $8,090  
   
Commission
$12,500  
Profit Sharing
$490.35 - $8,040  
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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$48,288 - $94,887  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 340

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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 457 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

▲13%


▲1%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▲1%

System Administration
▼0%

Windows Server 2008 R2
▼0%

Windows 2003 Server
▼0%

National Average
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 457 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 10%
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