The average salary for a Systems Administrator is Rs 397,469.
MEDIAN Rs 397,469
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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 an…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Systems Administrator
The top respondents for the job title Systems Administrator are from the companies Tata Consultancy Services Limited, IBM India Private Limited and Wipro Technologies Ltd.. Reported salaries are highest at HCL Technologies Ltd. where the average pay is Rs 619,355. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include IBM India Private Limited and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., earning around Rs 596,479 and Rs 537,209, respectively. Wipro pays the lowest at around Rs 340,500. Wipro Technologies Ltd. and InfoSys Limited also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 412,522 and Rs 481,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Systems Administrator
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Skills in Microsoft Active Directory, Linux, VMware ESX and Windows Support are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include System Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator
An entry-level Systems Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 200,701 based on 128 salaries. An early career Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 356,884 based on 706 salaries. A mid-career Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 533,345 based on 417 salaries. An experienced Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 755,454 based on 106 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Systems Administrator in their job title in Pune, Maharashtra earn an average of 22.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (20.8% more) and Bangalore, Karnataka (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (8.1% less), Mumbai, Maharashtra (1.6% less) and Noida, Uttar Pradesh (1.1% less).
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