Mid-Career Linux System Administrator Salary

A Mid-Career Linux System Administrator earns an average salary of $72,638 per year.

$48,649 - $99,866
$49K
$74K
$100K
MEDIAN: $74,444
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50%
90%

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$18.33 - $54.20
$18
$34
$54
MEDIAN: $33.79
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50%
90%

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$0$104K
Salary $48,649 - $99,866
Bonus $0.00 - $10,067
Profit Sharing $2,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,881 - $104,744
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 196
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $18.33 - $54.20
Overtime $27.47 - $61.07
Annual Data $0$104K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,067
Profit Sharing $2,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,881 - $104,744
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

Linux System Administrator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $75,883

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Linux System Administrator

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
5-9 years
77%
10-19 years
23%

Skills That Affect Linux System Administrator Salaries

VMware ESX
▲5%

Python
▲4%

National Average
$76,000

Puppet
▼1%

Shell Scripting
▼4%

Perl
▼4%

▼7%

MySQL
▼11%

Apache HTTP Server
▼13%

Network Management / Administration
▼15%

Apache / Apache HTTP Server
▼15%

Cisco Networking
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 12%