Unix Administrator

Unix Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$77,000
$57,000
Min 10%
$77,000
Median 50%
$103,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bank of America
Highest Paying City
Santa Clara, CA
Highest Paying State
Maryland
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a unix administrator make?
Unix Administrators in America make an average salary of $77,488 per year or $37.25 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $103,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $57,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Unix Administrators are in Transportation companies and Technology companies. The best states for high paying Unix Administrator jobs are Maryland, District of Columbia, California, New Jersey, and Washington. The typical employment for a Unix Administrator is 2.9 years.

Average Unix Administrator Salary By Location

Unix Administrators in the US makes an average salary of $77,488 per year or $37.25 per hour. Santa Clara, CA reports the highest annual salary for Unix Administrators at 107,778. Not only that, Santa Clara, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $67,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Unix Administrator salaries are Maryland, District of Columbia, California, New Jersey, and Washington. Louisiana, Oklahoma, North Dakota, Kentucky, and Arkansas are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Santa Clara, CA
$107,778
2
Washington, DC
$99,675
3
Reston, VA
$93,283
4
Edison, NJ
$91,887
5
New York, NY
$90,495

Average Unix Administrator Salary By Company

Unix Administrators report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Unix Administrators are in Transportation companies and Technology companies. Bank of America and Populus Group are the highest paying companies. Companies like Monsanto and Envision also report very competitive wages for Unix Administrators.

Average Unix Administrator Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Unix Administrator works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Manufacturing companies, Hospitality companies, and Technology companies pay their Unix Administrators well. Salaries for Unix Administrators in Manufacturing companies average $81,664 annually, while Hospitality companies and Technology companies pay $77,912 and $77,312, respectively. The average salary for Unix Administrators in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $75,285.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$81,664
2
Hospitality
$77,912
3
Technology
$77,312
4
Finance
$75,285

Recently Added Unix Administrator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Randstad
Unix Administrator
10/02/2019
$108,524