Average Mid-Career System Administrator, Windows Server Salary

$65,253
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,958
Bonus
$2,571
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The average salary for a Mid-Career System Administrator, Windows Server is $65,253.
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$48k
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MEDIAN $65,253
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Salary
$48k - $87k
Bonus
$493 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$206 - $11k
Total Pay
$47k - $90k

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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 entry-level System Administrator, Windows Server with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $51,886 based on 134 salaries. An early career System Administrator, Windows Server with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,442 based on 677 salaries. An experienced System Administrator, Windows Server with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,172 based on 693 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,455.
Employees with System Administrator, Windows Server in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 14.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (12.4% more) and New York, New York (9.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (5.3% less) and Austin, Texas (2.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,713 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.8%
Early Career
39.5%
Experienced
40.5%
Late Career
12.2%