Average Senior Systems Administrator Salary in Calgary, Alberta

C$87,224
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$4,943
Bonus
C$4,913
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The average salary for a Senior Systems Administrator in Calgary, Alberta is C$87,224.
10%
C$73k
MEDIAN
C$87k
90%
C$101k
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C$73k - C$101k
Bonus
C$786 - C$15k
Profit Sharing
C$3k - C$6k
Total Pay
C$73k - C$116k

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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 Network Management / Administration, VMware ESX and System Administration.

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$78,331 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$89,184 based on 33 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 Winnipeg, Manitoba (20.9% less), Montréal, Québec (13.9% less) and London, Ontario (13.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 50 survey responses.
Mid Career
16.0%
Experienced
66.0%
Late Career
18.0%