Linux Salaries

259 SalariesUpdated May 8, 2021

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$102,121 / yr
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The national average salary for a Linux is $102,121 in United States. Filter by location to see Linux salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 259 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Linux employees.

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Linux

US Department of Defense

About
$107K - $114K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$107K - $114K
$107K$114K

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Fastenal

About
$72K - $78K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$72K - $78K
$72K$78K

Linux - Hourly

Barracuda Networks

About
$25 - $27hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$25 - $27hourly
$25$27

Linux

AT&T

About
$111K - $120K

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$111K - $120K
$111K$120K

Linux - Hourly Contractor

DTCC

About
$53 - $57hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

About
$53 - $57hourly
$53$57

Linux Systems Administrator II

Rackspace Technology

$66,224/yr

Range: $43K - $119K

180 salaries

$66,224/yr
$43K$119K

Linux Systems Administrator I - Hourly

HostGator.com

$23/hr

Range: $14 - $56

96 salaries

$23/hr
$14$56

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Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly

Liquid Web Inc.

$19/hr

Range: $15 - $29

27 salaries

$19/hr
$15$29

Linux Systems Engineer

Rackspace Technology

$93,285/yr

Range: $72K - $124K

23 salaries

$93,285/yr
$72K$124K

Linux Engineer

IBM

$98,749/yr

Range: $89K - $121K

16 salaries

$98,749/yr
$89K$121K

Linux Administrator II

Rackspace Technology

$68,222/yr

Range: $59K - $90K

16 salaries

$68,222/yr
$59K$90K

Linux Systems Engineer II

Rackspace Technology

$101,054/yr

Range: $87K - $133K

16 salaries

$101,054/yr
$87K$133K

Linux Technical Support

Linode

$48,820/yr

Range: $39K - $57K

15 salaries

$48,820/yr
$39K$57K

Linux Engineer

Lockheed Martin

$104,574/yr

Range: $83K - $121K

14 salaries

$104,574/yr
$83K$121K

Linux Systems Administrator

WiredTree

$45,526/yr

Range: $44K - $58K

12 salaries

$45,526/yr
$44K$58K

Linux Systems Administrator

IBM

$80,897/yr

Range: $43K - $131K

12 salaries

$80,897/yr
$43K$131K

Linux Engineer

Secure-24

$62,772/yr

Range: $52K - $103K

12 salaries

$62,772/yr
$52K$103K

Linux Administrator

Rackspace Technology

$63,582/yr

Range: $44K - $103K

11 salaries

$63,582/yr
$44K$103K

Senior Linux Engineer

Fiserv

$112,332/yr

Range: $93K - $127K

11 salaries

$112,332/yr
$93K$127K

Linux Engineer III

Rackspace Technology

$89,718/yr

Range: $62K - $132K

11 salaries

$89,718/yr
$62K$132K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$100,000
per year
An Advisor, Store Support Linux Engineer in the Providence, RI Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Providence, RI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$110,000
per year
A Linux Engineer in the Knoxville, TN Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Knoxville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$79,999
per year
A Linux Admjnistrator in the Santa Fe, NM Area area reported making $79,999 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Santa Fe, NM Area area
Temporary
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$83,000
per year
A Linux Engineer in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $83,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$78,000
per year
A Linux Engineer in the Peoria, IL Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Peoria, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$57,913
per year
A Linux Engineer in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $57,913 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$86,000
per year
A Linux Engineer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $86,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$90,000
per year
A Linux Engineer in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
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