The average salary for a Systems Administrator is R205,719 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 VMware ESX, Microsoft SQL Server, and Linux.

R98,791 - R372,577
R99K
R210K
R370K
MEDIAN: R205,719
10%
50%
90%

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R51.89 - R108.09
R78
MEDIAN: R77.50
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R130KR260KR390K
Salary
R98,791 - R372,577  
   
Bonus
R3,915 - R30,040  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R197,265  
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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R103,042 - R384,003  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 303
National Hourly Rate 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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R0R130R260R390
Hourly Rate
R77.50  
   
Overtime
R1.48 - R369.20  
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.
)
R0R260KR520KR780K
Bonus
R3,915 - R30,040  
   
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R197,265  
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).
)
R103,042 - R384,003  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R208,497

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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
22 %
Male
78 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
2%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

▲45%

Late-Career
▲39%

▲20%

National Average
R208,000

▼14%

Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

▲20%


▲12%



SQL
▲3%

Microsoft Exchange
▼0%

National Average
R208,000




Cisco Networking
▼6%

Windows 2003 Server
▼7%




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: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
dental benefits
None: 52%
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