The average salary for a System Administrator, Windows Server with System Administration skills in San Diego, California is $60,000.
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Job Description for System Administrator, Windows Server
A Windows system administrator provides daily support and assistance for computer systems using the Windows platform. They may work for a business providing troubleshooting for other employees, work online or over the phone for a technical-support service, or work as part of a team of administrators. They also update and back up all data, monitor networks, and recommend viable solutions for problems to management. A systems administrator also keeps security software up to date and maintains mach…Read more
System Administrator, Windows Server Tasks
- Establish and document standards and procedures.
- Install, configure, maintain, and upgrade Microsoft Windows server operating systems and applications.
- Recognize and troubleshoot problems with server hardware and applications software.
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Popular Skills for System Administrator, Windows Server
Microsoft Active Directory
Windows Server 2012 R2
Virtual Machine (VM)
Skills in Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Exchange and Virtual Machine (VM) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Active Directory and Windows Server 2012 R2.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with System Administrator, Windows Server in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 29.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Tampa, Florida (25.0% more) and New York, New York (17.7% more).
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