Average Systems Administrator Salary at Lockheed Martin Corp

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The average salary for a Systems Administrator at Lockheed Martin Corp is $61,042.
MEDIAN $61,042
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$50k - $92k

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Job Description for Systems Administrator

Systems Administrator Tasks
  • Build, configure, and troubleshoot software and hardware enhancements, application deployments and infrastructure up-grades.
  • Diagnose and correct computer systems issues.
  • Provide hands-on system administration support, system maintenance and operations support.
  • Recommend software and hardware enhancements.
The top respondents for the job title Systems Administrator are from the companies General Dynamics Information Technology Inc, Booz, Allen, and Hamilton and Northrop Grumman Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) where the average pay is $77,769. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Raytheon Co. and General Dynamics Information Technology Inc, earning around $71,951 and $69,383, respectively. U.S. Air Force (USAF) pays the lowest at around $56,623. Booz, Allen, and Hamilton and Leidos also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $63,500 and $66,190, respectively.

Career Paths

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Systems Administrator
Information Technology (IT) Manager
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Popular Skills for Systems Administrator

Skills in Linux are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Network Management / Administration, Microsoft Active Directory and System Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator

An early career Systems Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,725 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Systems Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,539 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Systems Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Years of Experience

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