Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator

Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$92,000
$69,000
Min 10%
$92,000
Median 50%
$123,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Google
Highest Paying City
Campbell, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a systems engineer/systems administrator make?
As a Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $92,380 per year or $44.41 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $69,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $123,000. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Some of the states with the best Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator salaries are California, Maryland, Arizona, Texas, and Nevada. The typical employment in the position spans 3.6 years.

Average Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator Salary By Location

As a Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $92,380 per year or $44.41 per hour. Working in Campbell, CA as a Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator will pay you the highest wages at around $124,990 per year. The Campbell, CA average entry-level salary for Systems Engineers/Systems Administrator is $79,000. Some of the states with the best Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator salaries are California, Maryland, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, Washington, and District of Columbia. Arkansas, West Virginia, and Montana have the lowest Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Campbell, CA
$124,990
2
Annapolis, MD
$110,819
3
Austin, TX
$108,648
4
Seattle, WA
$107,238
5
Jersey City, NJ
$101,399

Average Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator Salary By Company

There is good job security in Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Google and Apple are the best paying companies for Systems Engineers/Systems Administrator. In addition, companies like Computer Task Group and Amazon report highly competitive salaries for Systems Engineers/Systems Administrator.

Average Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator Pay By Industry

Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Retail companies, Automotive companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Systems Engineers/Systems Administrator. Retail companies pay their Systems Engineers/Systems Administrator the highest wages, averaging $102,840 per year. Automotive companies and Technology companies pay well too, at $95,065 and $91,403, respectively. At $78,714, the average salary for Systems Engineers/Systems Administrator in the Finance industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$102,840
2
Automotive
$95,065
3
Technology
$91,403
4
Manufacturing
$90,494
5
Internet
$84,154

Recently Added Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
COCC
Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator
01/23/2020
$52,182
Central Oregon Community College
Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator
01/22/2020
$52,182
Stanford University
Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator
01/22/2020
$135,000
Workbridge Associates
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12/23/2019
$66,784
Stanford University
Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator
12/17/2019
$135,000
Robert Half
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12/12/2019
$67,744
Workbridge Associates
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11/25/2019
$160,000
Workbridge Associates
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10/25/2019
$160,000
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC)
Systems Engineer/Systems Administrator
10/04/2019
$71,426
Robert Half
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08/23/2019
$62,610
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