Average System Administrator, Windows Server Salary in Austin, Texas

$64,403
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$6,600
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The average salary for a System Administrator, Windows Server in Austin, Texas is $64,403.
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$55k
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$64k
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MEDIAN $64,403
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Salary
$55k - $82k
Bonus
$3k - $8k
Total Pay
$55k - $102k

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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.

Career Paths

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System Administrator, Windows Server
Systems Administrator
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Information Technology (IT) Manager
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

System Administrator, Windows Server Job Listings

Popular Skills for System Administrator, Windows Server

Skills in Windows Server 2012 R2, VMware ESX, Microsoft Active Directory and Windows Server 2008 R2 are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Active Directory.

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 $60,678 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Windows Server with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,500 based on 11 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,987 based on 12 salaries.
Employees with System Administrator, Windows Server in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 23.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (19.2% more) and Chicago, Illinois (15.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
20.7%
Mid Career
37.9%
Experienced
41.4%