AU$76,533
Avg. Salary
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A Systems Administrator with Windows Operating System General Use skills in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average salary of AU$77,511 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

AU$47,801 - AU$109,541
AU$48K
AU$77K
AU$110K
MEDIAN: AU$76,533
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50%
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AU$0AU$111K
Salary AU$47,801 - AU$109,541
Bonus AU$1,200
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AU$47,969 - AU$111,508
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

Job Description for Systems Administrator

Systems administrators - also called sysadmins - are responsible for ensuring their organization's computer systems are well maintained and operate reliably. Tasks performed by systems administrators include performing regular systems and security monitoring, handling backup procedures and helping set up, maintain and delete user accounts as required. They are also responsible for developing and maintaining relevant procedures and standards. ensuring that hardware and systems work as expected and maintaining archives as needed. Additionally, systems administrators provide technical support related to systems within their organization as needed . They also handle patches and upgrades to ensure that systems are maximally efficient and effective.

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Systems Administrator Tasks

  • Build, configure, and troubleshoot software and hardware enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure up-grades.
  • Diagnose and correct computer systems issues.
  • Provide hands-on system administration support, system maintenance and operations support.
  • Recommend software and hardware enhancements.

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Key Stats for Systems Administrator

1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

▲5%

National Average
AU$75,000

▼17%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 10%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 85%