The average salary for a System Administrator, Windows Server with Microsoft Active Directory skills in Chicago, Illinois is $75,328.
Is System Administrator, Windows Server your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.
$49k - $101k
$0 - $3k
$47k - $104k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
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 Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for System Administrator, Windows Server
Windows Server 2012 R2
Skills in System Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Exchange, Active Directory, VMware ESX and Windows Server 2012 R2.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with System Administrator, Windows Server in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 19.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (8.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (17.7% less), Tampa, Florida (13.3% less) and Dallas, Texas (7.9% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 7 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
$44k - $87k
$28k - $55k
$53k - $132k
$60k - $125k
$33k - $68k
$53k - $98k
$37k - $99k
$49k - $104k
$41k - $81k
$42k - $84k