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Systems Administrator Salaries in Chicago, IL

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975 SalariesUpdated Feb 19, 2018
Average Base Pay
$71,342/yr
2% below national average
Not enough reports to show salary distribution
$53K
Low
$71K
Average
$112K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,112
Range$989 - $13,280
How much does a Systems Administrator make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Systems Administrator is $71,342 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 975 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Systems Administrator employees in Chicago, IL.

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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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    University of Chicago
    $81,514/yr
    Range: $61K - $105K
    5 salaries
    $81,514
    $61K$105K
    Trading Technologies
    $63,733/yr
    Range: $53K - $78K
    5 salaries
    $63,733
    $53K$78K
    Pacific Home Health Care
    $26/hr
    Range: $25 - $28
    5 salaries
    $26
    $25$28
    Mahindra Satyam
    $69,089/yr
    Range: $67K - $73K
    3 salaries
    $69,089
    $67K$73K
    cyberThink
    $61,044/yr
    Range: $53K - $65K
    3 salaries
    $61,044
    $53K$65K
    Global Bridge InfoTech
    $67,526/yr
    Range: $65K - $72K
    3 salaries
    $67,526
    $65K$72K
    SingleHop
    $44,915/yr
    Range: $35K - $53K
    3 salaries
    $44,915
    $35K$53K

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    Steadfast Networks
    $47,976/yr
    Range: $46K - $51K
    3 salaries
    $47,976
    $46K$51K
    Wipro
    $74,547/yr
    Range: $64K - $85K
    2 salaries
    About
    $64K - $85K
    $64K$85K
    Orbitz Worldwide
    $64,414/yr
    Range: $57K - $73K
    2 salaries
    About
    $57K - $73K
    $57K$73K
    Indu
    $63,974/yr
    Range: $61K - $68K
    2 salaries
    About
    $61K - $68K
    $61K$68K
    Guaranteed Rate
    $39,882/yr
    Range: $38K - $42K
    2 salaries
    About
    $38K - $42K
    $38K$42K
    HIDEF Technologies
    $54,221/yr
    Range: $48K - $61K
    2 salaries
    About
    $48K - $61K
    $48K$61K
    Merge Healthcare
    $70,610/yr
    Range: $63K - $78K
    2 salaries
    About
    $63K - $78K
    $63K$78K
    Jump Trading
    $146,599/yr
    Range: $135K - $157K
    2 salaries
    About
    $135K - $157K
    $135K$157K
    Hostway
    $56,430/yr
    Range: $43K - $71K
    2 salaries
    About
    $43K - $71K
    $43K$71K
    Classified Ventures
    $80,782/yr
    Range: $64K - $96K
    2 salaries
    About
    $64K - $96K
    $64K$96K
    Digital Terrain
    $55,487/yr
    Range: $54K - $58K
    2 salaries
    About
    $54K - $58K
    $54K$58K
    Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
    $63,584/yr
    Range: $57K - $69K
    2 salaries
    About
    $57K - $69K
    $57K$69K
    WiredTree
    $47,769/yr
    Range: $43K - $52K
    2 salaries
    About
    $43K - $52K
    $43K$52K

    Recent Salary Reports

    Below are the most recent Systems Administrator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

    $58,000
    per year
    A Linux Systems Administrator reported making $58,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    51 to 200 employees
    Company - Private
    $65,000
    per year
    A Systems Administrator reported making $65,000 per year
    Job Highlights
    1-2 years experience
    Full-time
     
    10000+ employees
    Nonprofit Organization
    $60,000
    per year
    A Systems Administrator reported making $60,000 per year
    Additional Pay
    $1 stock bonus
    Job Highlights
    5-7 years experience
    Full-time
     
    501 to 1000 employees
    Company - Private
    $64,728
    per year
    A Systems Administrator reported making $64,728 per year
    Job Highlights
    3-4 years experience
    Full-time
     
    1001 to 5000 employees
    Company - Private
    $41,600
    per year
    A Systems Administrator reported making $41,600 per year
    Job Highlights
    10+ years experience
    Full-time
     
    201 to 500 employees
    Company - Private
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