Very much a male-dominated career in the United States, Computer Workstation Administrators earn an average of $48K annually. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Computer Workstation Administrators. Most enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and a large number get vision benefits. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$29,949 - $66,977
$30K
$48K
$67K
MEDIAN: $47,500
10%
50%
90%

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$13.88 - $27.55
$24
MEDIAN: $24.19
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$29,949 - $66,977  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$28,580 - $68,010  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$24.19  
   
Overtime
$38.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$28,580 - $68,010  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Job Description for Workstation Administrator (Computer)

  • Recommend desktop and laptop hardware and software configurations.
  • Train and assist users in use of equipment and software.
  • Install, configure, maintain, upgrade, and troubleshoot personal computers (PC) and workstations running client operating systems, like Microsoft Windows and Apple MacOS, and associated applications.

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Popular Skills for Workstation Administrator (Computer)


Computer Workstation Administrators who responded to the survey indicated only a few skills that they use on the job. Most notably, skills in Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking, Windows Operating System General Use, Network Management / Administration, and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Microsoft Office, Network Management / Administration, and Windows Operating System General Use. The majority of those who know Microsoft Office also know Windows Operating System General Use.

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Key Stats for Workstation Administrator (Computer)

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
050
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
21%
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Experience Affects Workstation Administrator (Computer) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%


National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Workstation Administrator (Computer) Salaries

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 9%

National Average
$49,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 10%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
vision benefits
Vision: 85%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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