Average System Administrator, Computer / Network Salary in Australia

AU$67,835
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
AU$3,608
Bonus
AU$500
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The average salary for a System Administrator, Computer / Network in Australia is AU$67,835.
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AU$48k
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AU$68k
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AU$92k
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MEDIAN AU$67,835
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Salary
AU$48k - AU$92k
Bonus
AU$504 - AU$8k
Profit Sharing
AU$0 - AU$500
Total Pay
AU$48k - AU$92k

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Job Description for System Administrator, Computer / Network

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Popular Skills for System Administrator, Computer / Network

Skills in Network Management / Administration and Microsoft Active Directory are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Exchange and Windows Operating System General Use.

Pay by Experience Level for System Administrator, Computer / Network

An entry-level System Administrator, Computer / Network with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$48,834 based on 5 salaries. An early career System Administrator, Computer / Network with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$60,156 based on 89 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Computer / Network with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$70,412 based on 66 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Computer / Network with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$78,544 based on 68 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$85,000.
Employees with System Administrator, Computer / Network in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 16.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (6.3% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Melbourne, Victoria (10.2% less), Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (6.4% less) and Newcastle, New South Wales (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 254 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.0%
Early Career
35.0%
Mid Career
26.0%
Experienced
26.8%
Late Career
10.2%

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