Average System Administrator, Windows Server with Virtual Machine (VM) Skills Salary

$65,867
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,928
Bonus
$425
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The average salary for a System Administrator, Windows Server with Virtual Machine (VM) skills is $65,867.
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MEDIAN $65,867
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United States (change)
Salary
$48k - $90k
Bonus
$297 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $514
Total Pay
$47k - $92k

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Career Paths

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System Administrator, Windows Server
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Popular Skills for System Administrator, Windows Server

Skills in Microsoft Active Directory and VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include System Administration, Active Directory and Windows Server 2012 R2.

Pay by Experience Level for System Administrator, Windows Server

An early career System Administrator, Windows Server with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,857 based on 109 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Windows Server with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $67,227 based on 138 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,136 based on 104 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $79,020.
Employees with System Administrator, Windows Server in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 22.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (21.5% more) and Houston, Texas (12.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (16.5% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (12.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 378 survey responses.
Early Career
28.8%
Mid Career
36.5%
Experienced
27.5%
Late Career
7.1%