Linux Systems Administrator Salaries

25,439 SalariesUpdated Jul 31, 2020

Average Base Pay
$64,892 / yr
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How much does a Linux Systems Administrator make?

The national average salary for a Linux Systems Administrator is $64,892 in United States. Filter by location to see Linux Systems Administrator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 25,439 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Linux Systems Administrator employees.

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Linux System Administrator

Rackspace Technology

$57,133/yr

Range: $42K - $87K

78 salaries

$57,133/yr
$42K$87K

Linux System Administrator - Hourly

HostGator.com

$22/hr

Range: $14 - $31

45 salaries

$22/hr
$14$31

Linux System Administrator

HostGator.com

$49,333/yr

Range: $39K - $68K

37 salaries

$49,333/yr
$39K$68K

Linux System Administrator - Hourly

Liquid Web Inc.

$18/hr

Range: $14 - $25

20 salaries

$18/hr
$14$25

Linux System Administrator

WiredTree

$44,140/yr

Range: $43K - $56K

12 salaries

$44,140/yr
$43K$56K

Linux System Administrator

GoDaddy

$79,183/yr

Range: $70K - $92K

9 salaries

$79,183/yr
$70K$92K

Linux System Administrator

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

$79,888/yr

Range: $48K - $102K

8 salaries

$79,888/yr
$48K$102K

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Linux System Administrator

IPsoft

$63,829/yr

Range: $54K - $80K

6 salaries

$63,829/yr
$54K$80K

Linux System Administrator

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

$86,488/yr

Range: $52K - $97K

5 salaries

$86,488/yr
$52K$97K

Linux System Administrator

Liquid Web Inc.

$46,051/yr

Range: $27K - $76K

5 salaries

$46,051/yr
$27K$76K

Linux System Administrator

Tata Consultancy Services

$89,643/yr

Range: $68K - $107K

4 salaries

$89,643/yr
$68K$107K

Linux System Administrator

Hewlett-Packard

$97,742/yr

Range: $86K - $112K

4 salaries

$97,742/yr
$86K$112K

Linux System Administrator

Comcast

$106,881/yr

Range: $102K - $109K

4 salaries

$106,881/yr
$102K$109K

Linux System Administrator

AKT Corp

$67,067/yr

Range: $66K - $68K

4 salaries

$67,067/yr
$66K$68K

Linux System Administrator

DigitalOcean

$86,997/yr

Range: $81K - $92K

4 salaries

$86,997/yr
$81K$92K

Linux System Administrator

IP Infusion

$85,434/yr

Range: $67K - $93K

4 salaries

$85,434/yr
$67K$93K

Linux System Administrator

Xylo Consulting

$92,808/yr

Range: $85K - $95K

4 salaries

$92,808/yr
$85K$95K

Linux System Administrator

Vultr

$53,966/yr

Range: $46K - $64K

4 salaries

$53,966/yr
$46K$64K

Linux System Administrator - Hourly Contractor

Bank of America

$61/hr

Range: $55 - $79

3 salaries

$61/hr
$55$79

Linux System Administrator

HCL Technologies

$85,388/yr

Range: $69K - $96K

3 salaries

$85,388/yr
$69K$96K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$57,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $57,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Columbia, MO Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Columbia, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$30
hourly
A Systems Administrator in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$103,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $103,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$93,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $93,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
A Linux Systems Administrator in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
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