The average salary for a Systems Administrator is R207,190 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft SQL Server, VMware ESX, Internet Information Server (IIS), and Linux.

R100,022 - R370,413
R100K
R210K
R370K
MEDIAN: R207,190
10%
50%
90%

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R52.92 - R97.50
R70
MEDIAN: R70.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R130KR260KR390K
Salary
R100,022 - R370,413  
   
Bonus
R3,959 - R29,866  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R195,743  
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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R103,858 - R382,413  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 324
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R130R260R390
Hourly Rate
R70.00  
   
Overtime
R1.47 - R367.66  
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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R0R260KR520KR780K
Bonus
R3,959 - R29,866  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R195,743  
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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R103,858 - R382,413  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R208,178

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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
R208,000


Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
dental benefits
None: 53%
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