The average salary for a Linux Systems Administrator is Rs 403,949.
MEDIAN Rs 403,949
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Job Description for Linux Systems Administrator
Linux systems administrators, who are typically referred to as “sysadmins” within a company, are responsible for the configuration, maintenance, and overall function of computer systems that run Linux. These tasks relate both to hardware and software aspects of the network. The scope of the position may vary widely according to employers' needs. For example, smaller businesses might use a system composed of a limited number of peer-to-peer connections and perhaps a modest central server. Linux s…Read more
Linux Systems Administrator Tasks
- Maintain, enhance and create tools for the Linux environment and its users.
- Create and update documentation, including maintenance logs and end user training.
- Back up, recover, maintain and migrate data and programs.
- Identify and resolve service problems ranging from disaster recovery to login problems.
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Popular Skills for Linux Systems Administrator
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Skills in Shell Scripting, Apache HTTP Server and System Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include MySQL and Linux.
Pay by Experience Level for Linux Systems Administrator
An entry-level Linux Systems Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 265,312 based on 33 salaries. An early career Linux Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 364,067 based on 113 salaries. A mid-career Linux Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 589,701 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Linux Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 900,000 based on 10 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Linux Systems Administrator in their job title in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earn an average of 26.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (21.8% more) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (10.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ahmedabad, Gujarat (25.7% less), Noida, Uttar Pradesh (22.6% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (16.2% less).
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