SENIOR SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$93,000
$72,000
Min 10%
$93,000
Median 50%
$120,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Ozburn-Hessey Logistics LLC
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a senior system administrator make?
As a Senior System Administrator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $93,881 per year or $45.14 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $120,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $73,000. Most Senior System Administrator jobs are in Professional companies and Technology companies. The best states for high paying Senior System Administrator jobs are North Dakota, California, Washington, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. The typical employment in the position spans 3.7 years.

Average Senior System Administrator Salary By Company

There is good job security in Senior System Administrator positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Technology companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Companies like Ozburn-Hessey Logistics LLC or CSC Holdings will get you the highest pay packages. If you can find a job at a company like eBay or Science Applications International ..., they also offer very competitive salaries to their Senior System Administrators.

Average Senior System Administrator Salary By Location

As a Senior System Administrator in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $93,881 per year or $45.14 per hour. Senior System Administrators make the most in San Jose, CA at about $104,055 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Jose, CA is $69,000. North Dakota, California, Washington, Connecticut, and Rhode Island are the states with the highest payscale for Senior System Administrators. Alabama, Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Alaska have the lowest reported salaries for Senior System Administrators.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$104,055
2
Bellevue, WA
$98,588
3
Boston, MA
$96,458
4
Jersey City, NJ
$96,264
5
New York, NY
$96,254

Average Senior System Administrator Salary By Industry

Wages for Senior System Administrators can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Manufacturing companies, Hospitality companies, and Internet companies pay their Senior System Administrators well. Salaries for Senior System Administrators in Manufacturing companies average $97,522 annually, while Hospitality companies and Internet companies pay $95,128 and $94,856, respectively. The average salary for Senior System Administrators in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $91,892.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$97,522
2
Hospitality
$95,128
3
Internet
$94,856
4
Finance
$94,715
5
Technology
$93,641

RECENTLY ADDED Senior System Administrator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half Technology
Senior System Administrator
10/31/2019
$83,480
Robert Half
Senior System Administrator
10/29/2019
$104,350
University of California
Senior System Administrator
10/28/2019
$76,008
Robert Half
Senior System Administrator
10/24/2019
$70,000
Robert Half
Senior System Administrator
10/21/2019
$115,000
Alliance Resource Group
Senior System Administrator
10/18/2019
$110,000
Robert Half
Senior System Administrator
10/11/2019
$80,000
University of Texas at Austin
Senior System Administrator
10/09/2019
$66,000
Randstad
Senior System Administrator
10/04/2019
$83,897
Robert Half Technology
Senior System Administrator
09/30/2019
$87,654
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