Average Senior Systems Administrator with System Administration Skills Salary in Calgary, Alberta

C$86,516
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$4,913
Bonus
C$5,087
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The average salary for a Senior Systems Administrator with System Administration skills in Calgary, Alberta is C$86,516.
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CA$66k
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CA$87k
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CA$101k
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C$66k - C$101k
Bonus
C$650 - C$11k
Profit Sharing
C$0 - C$5k
Total Pay
C$68k - C$123k

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

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Administrator

A mid-career Senior Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$78,886 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$88,745 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$91,957.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (37.1% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (22.8% less) and Toronto, Ontario (9.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 30 survey responses.
Mid Career
16.7%
Experienced
63.3%
Late Career
20.0%