Average Systems Administrator Salary

$63,934
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$46k
MEDIAN
$64k
90%
$89k

The average salary for a Systems Administrator is $63,934

Base Salary
$46k - $89k
Bonus
$514 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$488 - $8k
Commission
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$43k - $89k
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What Do Systems Administrators Do?

Systems Administrator Tasks
  • Provide hands-on system administration support, system maintenance and operations support.
  • Recommend software and hardware enhancements.
  • Build, configure, and troubleshoot software and hardware enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure up-grades.
  • Diagnose and correct computer systems issues.
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How do Systems Administrators Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
(2,121)
Highly Satisfied
246Reviews
Based on 2,121 responses, the job of Systems Administrator has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.81 out of 5. On average, Systems Administrators are highly satisfied with their job.