Average Senior Systems Administrator Salary in Toronto, Ontario

C$78,459
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$5,068
Bonus
C$4,000
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The average salary for a Senior Systems Administrator in Toronto, Ontario is C$78,459.
10%
C$59k
MEDIAN
C$78k
90%
C$97k
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Salary
C$59k - C$97k
Bonus
C$756 - C$10k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$4k
Total Pay
C$60k - C$102k

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Job Description for Senior Systems Administrator

Senior Systems Administrator Tasks
  • Diagnose and correct computer systems issues.
  • Configure and troubleshoot software and hardware enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure up-grades.
  • Lead a team of systems administrators to manage servers and other computer system aspects of a company.

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Popular Skills for Senior Systems Administrator

Skills in System Administration, Virtualization and VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Management / Administration and Microsoft Active Directory.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Administrator

An early career Senior Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$71,216 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Senior Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$79,371 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$79,036 based on 63 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$89,575.
Employees with Senior Systems Administrator in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 11.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (9.9% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (5.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (12.1% less), Montréal, Québec (4.2% less) and London, Ontario (3.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 101 survey responses.
Early Career
5.0%
Mid Career
17.8%
Experienced
62.4%
Late Career
14.9%