An Entry-Level UNIX System Administrator earns an average salary of Rs 356,561 per year.

Rs 202,330 - Rs 608,326
Rs 200K
Rs 370K
Rs 610K
MEDIAN: Rs 365,640
Rs 0Rs 623K
Salary Rs 202,330 - Rs 608,326
Bonus Rs 2,000 - Rs 95,779
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 101,367
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Rs 205,550 - Rs 623,828
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 291

Job Description for UNIX System Administrator

A Unix system administrator works in an office, where the Unix multiuser operating system is used. The administrator will be responsible for installing software and hardware relating to the system. It is essential to manage risks and to eliminate them before problems arise. It is also important to monitor the system’s performance and to carry out routine maintenance so that the system operates smoothly. Sometimes, this may require debugging and troubleshooting of the system.


UNIX System Administrator Tasks

  • Establish and document standards and procedures.
  • Install, configure, maintain, and upgrade Unix server operating systems and applications.
  • Recognize and troubleshoot problems with server hardware and applications software.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 385,121

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Key Stats for UNIX System Administrator


13 %
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect UNIX System Administrator Salaries

National Average
Rs 385,000





Sun Solaris


Network Management / Administration

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.


13 %
87 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 24%