Average Experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with Windows Server 2008 R2 Skills Salary

$75,889
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,193
Bonus
$2,000
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The average salary for an Experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with Windows Server 2008 R2 skills is $75,889.
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$56k
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$76k
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$99k
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MEDIAN $75,889
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Salary
$56k - $99k
Bonus
$979 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$56k - $105k

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Job Description for System Administrator, Windows Server

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

Skills that pay less than market rate include VMware ESX, System Administration, Active Directory, Microsoft 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 $57,928 based on 116 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Windows Server with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,914 based on 156 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $79,235.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 315 survey responses.
Early Career
36.8%
Mid Career
49.5%
Late Career
13.7%