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Workstation Administrator (Computer) Salary

Men make up the majority of Computer Workstation Administrators in the United States, and the nationwide average salary in this area lies in the neighborhood of $49K annually. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Most report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and a majority collect vision insurance. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$35,590 - $61,553
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MEDIAN: $48,898
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$14.56 - $31.10
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$35,590 - $61,553  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,064  
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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$31,944 - $63,764  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 54
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.56 - $31.10  
   
Overtime
$8.91 - $47.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,064  
   
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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$31,944 - $63,764  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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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 Operating System General Use, Network Management / Administration, Microsoft Office, and Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking, Microsoft Office, and Network Management / Administration. Most people experienced in Microsoft Office also know Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking.

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Experience Affects Workstation Administrator (Computer) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Workstation Administrator (Computer) Salaries

National Average
$47,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 6%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 15%