Backup Administrator

Backup Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$89,000
$66,000
Min 10%
$89,000
Median 50%
$122,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Salesforce
Highest Paying City
Baltimore, MD
Highest Paying State
Maryland
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a backup administrator make?
The national average salary for a Backup Administrator in the United States is $90,071 per year or $43.3 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $122,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $66,000 per year. Technology companies and Health Care companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Maryland, District of Columbia, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Massachusetts are some of the states with the best Backup Administrator salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Backup Administrator is 3.2 years.

Average Backup Administrator Salary By Location

Backup Administrators in the US makes an average salary of $90,071 per year or $43.3 per hour. Backup Administrators make the most in Baltimore, MD at about $110,898 per year. The Baltimore, MD average entry-level salary for Backup Administrators is $74,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Backup Administrator salaries are Maryland, District of Columbia, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. Montana, Louisiana, and South Dakota have the lowest Backup Administrator salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Baltimore, MD
$110,898
2
Washington, DC
$105,561
3
Uniondale, NY
$101,885
4
Sterling, VA
$97,923
5
San Diego, CA
$97,043

Average Backup Administrator Salary By Company

Backup Administrators report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Backup Administrator jobs are in Technology companies and Technology companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Backup Administrators are Salesforce and OneNeck IT Solutions. If you can find a job at a company like Analysts International or Computer Task Group, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Backup Administrators.

Average Backup Administrator Pay By Industry

Backup Administrator salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Energy companies, Finance companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Backup Administrators. Salaries for Backup Administrators in Energy companies average $102,835 annually, while Finance companies and Technology companies pay $92,070 and $91,999, respectively. At $78,186, the average salary for Backup Administrators in the Insurance industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Energy
$102,835
2
Finance
$92,070
3
Technology
$91,999
4
Retail
$90,736
5
Internet
$88,547

Recently Added Backup Administrator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Backup Administrator
09/19/2019
$85,650
Division of Information Technology (DoIT)
Backup Administrator
08/03/2019
$75,000
Generic Network Systems
Backup Administrator
08/02/2019
$75,000
Generic Network Systems
Backup Administrator
08/02/2019
$75,000