Average Linux Systems Administrator Salary

Rs 403,949
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Rs 29,479
Rs 6,000
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The average salary for a Linux Systems Administrator is Rs 403,949.
Rs 206k
Rs 404k
Rs 847k
MEDIAN Rs 403,949
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Rs 206k - Rs 847k
Rs 2k - Rs 133k
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Rs 2k - Rs 220k
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Rs 207k - Rs 891k

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Job Description for Linux Systems Administrator

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

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.
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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