The average pay for an Experienced Systems Administrator is C$66,484 per year.

C$49,720 - C$85,225
C$50K
C$65K
C$85K
MEDIAN: C$65,498
10%
50%
90%
C$16.12 - C$41.56
C$16
C$31
C$42
MEDIAN: C$30.50
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$88K
Salary C$49,720 - C$85,225
Bonus C$820 - C$7,312
Profit Sharing C$242 - C$7,213
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$49,604 - C$88,138
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 515
Hourly Data C$0C$63
Hourly Rate C$16.12 - C$41.56
Overtime C$30.27 - C$63.54
Annual Data C$0C$88K
Bonus C$820 - C$7,312
Profit Sharing C$242 - C$7,213
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$49,604 - C$88,138
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 48

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.

Systems Administrator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$66,388

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.
10-19 years
91%
20 years or more
9%

Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries

Apache / Apache HTTP Server
▲8%

▲7%

Windows Server 2008 R2
▲6%




Cisco Networking
▲2%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▲2%

▼0%

National Average
C$66,000





Microsoft SQL Server
▼8%

Microsoft Office
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 6%