Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Senior Systems Administrator is $86,158
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Senior Systems Administrators?
An entry-level Senior Systems Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,282 based on 6 salaries. An early career Senior Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,453 based on …Read more
What Do Senior Systems Administrators Do?
Senior system administrators manage a team of system administrators as well as other employees of the IT department. They are responsible for designing, planning, putting into place, and having the highest level of performance as an expert in the system administration for computers and their complex operating systems. With this, senior system administrators research and select upgrades, software and other necessities for their company's computer systems. They also work with other administrators …Read more