Citrix Administrator Salary
The average pay for a Citrix Administrator is $73,841 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
|Salary||$53,375 - $100,898|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $20,067|
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|$48,960 - $104,610|
|Hourly Rate||$20.55 - $50.34|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $20,067|
|Total Pay (||$48,960 - $104,610|
Job Description for Citrix Administrator
The software and information technology “skeleton” that most large companies use to power a variety of systems - from a company's intranet to applications for managing inventory, invoices, and various accounting procedures - may be powered by software systems designed by Citrix, which is a company which provides networking, virtual computer environments, and cloud technology. In order to ensure these software and hardware processes work together efficiently, a company will typically employ a Citrix administrator to oversee the implementation of these processes and handle customization-programming and training as needed.Read More...
A Citrix administrator will typically help lay out the architecture by which various systems will be implemented; this can include creating a network that allows multiple users to share projects or contribute to a unified database, for example. The Citrix administrator ensures that user front-ends are easy to use and back-end networking processes operate efficiently and securely.
Those in this position also ensure that cloud solutions for the company's network are implemented properly. This means the administrator must not only ensure that computers connected via the company's intranet can access and modify cloud data, but also that users who operate tablets, smartphones, and similar mobile devices can do these things, as well. The Citrix administrator will also set up or maintain Citrix-based systems which facilitate inventory management, accounts payable and receivable, and all electronic communications infrastructure.
To work as a Citrix administrator, a person typically needs either a college degree in Computer Science or Engineering or a vocational degree in Information Technology. In addition, applicants often specialize in Citrix applications and programming and hold required Citrix certifications. These administrators typically work regular weekly office hours in a computer office environment. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Citrix Administrator Tasks
- Administer, update, and maintain software across platforms.
- Track metrics for stability, interoperability, security, and support.
- Document and report on risks, workarounds, and potential system problems.
- Troubleshoot and solve problems with configurations, equipment, and software.
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Pay by Experience Level for Citrix Administrator
Pay by Experience for a Citrix Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Citrix Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 37 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Citrix Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Citrix Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 36 salaries. A Citrix Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 7 salaries.
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