Systems Engineer, IT Salary with UNIX skills (United States)

The average salary for a Systems Engineer, IT with UNIX skills is $73,841 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Systems Engineer, IT with UNIX skills Salary (?
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$50,850 - $110,076
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $73,840
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Systems Engineer, IT with UNIX skills Salary (?
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$18.82 - $56.78
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,850 - $110,076  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,098  
Profit Sharing
$244.68 - $14,295  
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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$51,216 - $113,339  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 301
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.82 - $56.78  
   
Overtime
$28.45 - $61.44  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,098  
   
Profit Sharing
$244.68 - $14,295  
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).
)
$51,216 - $113,339  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 25
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Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
$74,000
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Experience Affects Systems Engineer, IT with UNIX skills Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
up arrow 17%
National Average
$74,000
Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 6%
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