Average Mid-Career Senior Systems Administrator with Virtualization Skills Salary in Canada

C$75,196
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C$4,000
Bonus
C$2,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Senior Systems Administrator with Virtualization skills in Canada is C$75,196.
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CA$63k
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CA$75k
90%
CA$96k
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Salary
C$63k - C$96k
Bonus
C$99 - C$9k
Profit Sharing
C$1k - C$7k
Total Pay
C$63k - C$96k

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

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$66,058 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Senior Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$80,088 based on 82 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$83,232.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 109 survey responses.
Early Career
4.6%
Experienced
75.2%
Late Career
20.2%