Average System Administrator, Windows Server with Windows Operating System General Use Skills Salary

$65,331
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,899
Bonus
$350
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a System Administrator, Windows Server with Windows Operating System General Use skills is $65,331.
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MEDIAN $65,331
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United States (change)
Salary
$45k - $90k
Bonus
$303 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $509
Total Pay
$43k - $91k

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Job Description for System Administrator, Windows Server

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for System Administrator, Windows Server. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
System Administrator, Windows Server
Senior Systems Administrator
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Popular Skills for System Administrator, Windows Server

Skills in Microsoft Active Directory and VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include System Administration, 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 $57,123 based on 89 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Windows Server with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,031 based on 90 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,902 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,329.
Employees with System Administrator, Windows Server in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 21.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (17.1% more) and New York, New York (1.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (19.8% less), Washington, District of Columbia (6.2% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (0.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 286 survey responses.
Early Career
31.1%
Mid Career
31.5%
Experienced
30.1%
Late Career
7.3%