Average Late-Career System Administrator, Windows Server with Windows Server 2008 R2 Skills Salary

$79,235
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$7,500
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The average salary for a Late-Career System Administrator, Windows Server with Windows Server 2008 R2 skills is $79,235.
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MEDIAN $79,235
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Salary
$60k - $104k
Bonus
$2k - $20k
Total Pay
$59k - $119k

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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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Popular Skills for System Administrator, Windows Server

Skills in Windows Server 2012 R2, Active Directory and VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $57,928 based on 116 salaries. A mid-career System Administrator, Windows Server with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,914 based on 156 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,889 based on 135 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 407 survey responses.
Early Career
28.5%
Mid Career
38.3%
Experienced
33.2%