The average salary for an Experienced System Administrator, Computer / Network with Network Management / Administration skills in San Diego, California is $65,000.
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Job Description for System Administrator, Computer / Network
A computer/network system administrator is responsible for the maintenance of the technological systems of an organization. The position typically requires a B.A. in a field such as computer science or information technology, and related engineering certifications (for example by Microsoft or Cisco) are also preferred. A system administrator must be flexible, able to manage a variety of tasks and problems, and have good troubleshooting skills. Communication skills, both verbal and written, ar…Read more
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Popular Skills for System Administrator, Computer / Network
Microsoft Active Directory
Skills in Microsoft Exchange are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Active Directory and Windows Support.
Pay by Experience Level for System Administrator, Computer / Network
An early career System Administrator, Computer / Network with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $64,945 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Computer / Network with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,143 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,173.
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Employees with System Administrator, Computer / Network in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 15.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in St. Louis, Missouri (10.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (9.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (7.8% less).
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