Average Mid-Career Sr. Unix System Administrator with Linux Skills Salary

$80,815
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$69k
MEDIAN
$81k
90%
$114k

The average salary for a Sr. Unix System Administrator is $80,815

Base Salary
$69k - $114k
Bonus
$1k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$66k - $114k
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What Do Sr. Unix System Administrators Do?

Sr. Unix System Administrator Tasks
  • Install, configure, test and maintain new and existing servers, hardware and software components.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve incidents, outages or degradations.
  • 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.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
100.0%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

100%

Dental

92%

Vision

84%