Average System Administrator, Windows Server Salary in Minneapolis, Minnesota

$73,936
Avg. Salary
$7,000
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The average salary for a System Administrator, Windows Server in Minneapolis, Minnesota is $73,936.
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MEDIAN $73,936
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Salary
$50k - $91k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$50k - $97k

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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
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Information Technology (IT) Manager
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for System Administrator, Windows Server

Skills in Microsoft Exchange are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 R2, System Administration and Microsoft 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 $71,791 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Windows Server with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,414 based on 8 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with System Administrator, Windows Server in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 7.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (3.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (12.9% less), Dallas, Texas (10.7% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (10.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Early Career
23.8%
Mid Career
38.1%
Experienced
38.1%