Windows System Administrator

Windows System Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$74,000
$57,000
Min 10%
$74,000
Median 50%
$95,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Deutsche Bank
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Maryland
Average Experience Level
2.9 years
How much does a windows system administrator make?
Windows System Administrators in America make, on average, $74,466 a year or $35.8 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $95,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $57,000. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Windows System Administrators are Professional companies and Internet companies. The best states for high paying Windows System Administrator jobs are Maryland, California, District of Columbia, New Jersey, and New York. The typical tenure for a Windows System Administrator is 2.9 years.

Average Windows System Administrator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Windows System Administrator in the USA is $74,466 annually or $35.8 hourly. Windows System Administrators make the most in San Jose, CA at about $97,104 per year. The average entry-level salary in San Jose, CA is $64,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Windows System Administrator salaries are Maryland, California, District of Columbia, New Jersey, and New York. Louisiana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, and Kentucky are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$97,104
2
Annapolis, MD
$96,760
3
Washington, DC
$91,754
4
Jersey City, NJ
$87,346
5
New York, NY
$86,637

Average Windows System Administrator Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Windows System Administrator makes. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Windows System Administrators are Deutsche Bank and KBR. If you can find a job at a company like ASRC Federal or Science Applications International ..., they also offer very competitive salaries to their Windows System Administrators.

Average Windows System Administrator Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Windows System Administrator works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Insurance companies, and Finance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Windows System Administrators. Salaries for Windows System Administrators in Technology companies average $77,652 annually, while Insurance companies and Finance companies pay $76,222 and $73,850, respectively. At $69,847, the average salary for Windows System Administrators in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$77,652
2
Insurance
$76,222
3
Finance
$73,850
4
Health Care
$71,524
5
Hospitality
$69,847

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$104,350
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$108,000
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$100,000
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Workbridge Associates
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