UNIX System Administrator with VMware ESX Skills Salary

The average pay for a UNIX System Administrator with VMware ESX skills is $80,194 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$50,675 - $107,945
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MEDIAN: $80,194
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Salary
$50,675 - $107,945  
   
Bonus
$685 - $12,365  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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$53,920 - $117,141  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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Pay by Experience Level for UNIX System Administrator

Pay by Experience for a UNIX System Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level UNIX System Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 18 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A UNIX System Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 23 salaries. An experienced UNIX System Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $95,000 based on 20 salaries. A UNIX System Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $113,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for UNIX System Administrator

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects UNIX System Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
▲39%

Experienced
▲17%

National Average
$81,000

Mid-Career
▼7%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 9%