The average salary for a System Administrator, Computer / Network with Network Management / Administration skills in Austin, Texas is $61,379.
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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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Skills in Microsoft Active Directory, Linux and VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows Support and Windows Operating System General Use.
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 $48,875 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Computer / Network with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Computer / Network with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 6 salaries.
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Employees with System Administrator, Computer / Network in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 8.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (6.4% more) and Chicago, Illinois (6.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (0.7% less).
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