A Mid-Career Senior Systems Engineer earns an average salary of AU$98,207 per year. A skill in Linux is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$72,520 - AU$125,072
AU$73K
AU$96K
AU$130K
MEDIAN: AU$96,080
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AU$30.41 - AU$78.91
AU$30
AU$42
AU$79
MEDIAN: AU$41.59
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AU$0AU$127K
Salary AU$72,520 - AU$125,072
Bonus AU$992 - AU$14,000
Profit Sharing AU$1,965
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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AU$72,968 - AU$127,901
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 224
Hourly Data AU$0AU$98
Hourly Rate AU$30.41 - AU$78.91
Overtime AU$38.98 - AU$98.99
Annual Data AU$0AU$127K
Bonus AU$992 - AU$14,000
Profit Sharing AU$1,965
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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AU$72,968 - AU$127,901
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Senior Systems Engineer

The senior systems engineer tends to involve more design and build-out work than an standard systems administrator position. While both jobs contain responsibilities for day-to-day administration and upkeep of servers and storage, a senior systems engineer will also have been the one who original designed the solution; this can range anywhere from choosing a server platform to details related to processors, RAM and network cards.

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Senior Systems Engineer Tasks

  • Oversee the planning, design and implementation of system engineering projects.
  • May be responsible for designing a data contingency plan or data disaster recovery plan.
  • Install, configure and upgrade and enhancements to software/hardware/network systems.

Senior Systems Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$97,587

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
5-9 years
63%
10-19 years
37%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 84%