Average System Administrator, Windows Server with Windows Support Skills Salary

$64,056
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,022
Bonus
$425
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The average salary for a System Administrator, Windows Server with Windows Support skills is $64,056.
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$46k
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MEDIAN $64,056
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Salary
$46k - $89k
Bonus
$493 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$295 - $514
Total Pay
$43k - $91k

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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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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for System Administrator, Windows Server

Skills in Windows Server 2012 R2, Microsoft Active Directory, Active Directory, System Administration and VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 $57,167 based on 73 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Windows Server with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,844 based on 92 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,765 based on 77 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,383.
Employees with System Administrator, Windows Server in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 27.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (22.2% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (9.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (14.1% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (14.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 266 survey responses.
Early Career
27.4%
Mid Career
34.6%
Experienced
28.9%
Late Career
9.0%