Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for a System Support Administrator is R220,000
What is the Pay by Experience Level for System Support Administrators?
An early career System Support Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R146,939 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career System Support Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R418,000 based on 5 salaries.
What Do System Support Administrators Do?
System administrators install, operate, and maintain hardware and software for an organization's computer system. They typically maintain existing systems, which involves installing new applications and hardware to keep the system current and working efficiently. On a daily basis, system administrators perform scheduled backups, archive files, change user privileges, or repair software and hardware malfunctions. They troubleshoot any problems that arise, responding to calls and emails from …Read more
- Isolate, identify, and troubleshoot issues, and refer problems to management as necessary.
- Maintain, manage, and monitor all aspects of information technology structure.
- Inform internal and external audience of any outages, provide end-user technical support, and maintain the knowledge base.