Systems Administrator in Denver, Colorado Salary

The average pay for a Systems Administrator in Denver, Colorado is $61,342 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft SQL Server, VMware ESX, Virtualization, Internet Information Server (IIS), and Microsoft Exchange. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$46,874 - $82,983
$47K
$64K
$83K
MEDIAN: $64,046
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$10.07 - $40.55
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$0$85K
Salary $46,874 - $82,983
Bonus $959 - $11,980
Profit Sharing $1,248
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$46,440 - $85,063
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 105
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $10.07 - $40.55
Overtime $44.25
Annual Data $0$85K
Bonus $959 - $11,980
Profit Sharing $1,248
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$46,440 - $85,063
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Systems Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Systems Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Systems Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Systems Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Systems Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 31 salaries. A Systems Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Systems Administrator

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Systems Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

▲15%

▲4%

National Average
$64,000

▼21%

Skills That Affect Systems Administrator Salaries


▲12%

Virtualization
▲12%

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▲9%


Windows 2003 Server
▲2%


Microsoft Office
▲1%

Windows Server 2012 R2
▲1%

National Average
$64,000



Linux
▼6%



SQL
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 16%
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