Average Sr. Unix System Administrator Salary

$103,362
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$74k
MEDIAN
$103k
90%
$144k

The average salary for a Sr. Unix System Administrator is $103,362

Base Salary
$74k - $144k
Bonus
$1k - $11k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $5k
Total Pay
$75k - $147k
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What Do Sr. Unix System Administrators Do?

Sr. Unix System Administrator Tasks
  • Set policies for applications and infrastructure including patching schedules, release deployment, testing, and system readiness.
  • Perform capacity planning, infrastructure design, systems administration, and updates according to patch and release specifications.
  • Install, configure, test and maintain new and existing servers, hardware and software components.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve incidents, outages or degradations.
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Job Satisfaction for Sr. Unix System Administrator

3.5 out of 5
(44)
Satisfied
9Reviews
Based on 44 responses, the job of Sr. Unix System Administrator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.49 out of 5. On average, Sr. Unix System Administrators are satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
93.7%
Female
6.3%
This data is based on 111 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

93%

Dental

91%

Vision

85%

None

6%