Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Junior Systems Administrator is $51,690
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Junior Systems Administrators?
An early career Junior Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,000 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Junior Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 5 salaries.
What Do Junior Systems Administrators Do?
Junior systems administrators are responsible for handling day-to-day information technology (IT) operations for their organization. They are in charge of assisting system administrators with providing systems support for end users. Junior systems administrators complete support tasks for hardware devices and software packages, help with installation setups, and revise existing documentation guidelines. Other main functions include providing training for teams in other departments, answering …Read more
- Administer and maintain systems support for software, hardware and servers: test, troubleshoot, diagnose, and resolve all problems.
- Provide timely technical support for users and work with them to solve existing problems.
- Configure, monitor and maintain updated virus protection software, and backup data for emergency recovery.