Linux Systems Administrator Salaries

666 SalariesUpdated May 7, 2021

Average Base Pay
$75,646 / yr
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How much does a Linux Systems Administrator make?

The national average salary for a Linux Systems Administrator is $75,646 in United States. Filter by location to see Linux Systems Administrator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 666 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Linux Systems Administrator employees.

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Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly

Liquid Web Inc.

$19/hr

Range: $15 - $29

27 salaries

$19/hr
$15$29

Linux Systems Administrator

IBM

$80,897/yr

Range: $43K - $131K

12 salaries

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

Linux Systems Administrator

WiredTree

$45,526/yr

Range: $44K - $58K

12 salaries

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

Linux Systems Administrator

GoDaddy

$81,670/yr

Range: $72K - $95K

10 salaries

$81,670/yr
$72K$95K

Linux Systems Administrator

IPsoft

$66,573/yr

Range: $55K - $130K

9 salaries

$66,573/yr
$55K$130K

Linux Systems Administrator

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

$84,783/yr

Range: $54K - $120K

8 salaries

$84,783/yr
$54K$120K

Linux Systems Administrator

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

$82,398/yr

Range: $50K - $106K

8 salaries

$82,398/yr
$50K$106K

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Linux Systems Administrator

Northrop Grumman

$113,619/yr

Range: $91K - $140K

7 salaries

$113,619/yr
$91K$140K

Linux Systems Administrator

Hewlett-Packard

$94,080/yr

Range: $45K - $115K

6 salaries

$94,080/yr
$45K$115K

Linux Systems Administrator

Golden Frog

$69,707/yr

Range: $49K - $94K

6 salaries

$69,707/yr
$49K$94K

Linux Systems Administrator

Vultr

$57,817/yr

Range: $47K - $66K

6 salaries

$57,817/yr
$47K$66K

Linux Systems Administrator

SAIC

$67,582/yr

Range: $59K - $95K

5 salaries

$67,582/yr
$59K$95K

Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly Contractor

TEKsystems

$57/hr

Range: $30 - $71

5 salaries

$57/hr
$30$71

Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly

TEKsystems

$51/hr

Range: $33 - $57

5 salaries

$51/hr
$33$57

Linux Systems Administrator

CompuCom

$71,154/yr

Range: $58K - $84K

5 salaries

$71,154/yr
$58K$84K

Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly

Orbitz Worldwide

$33/hr

Range: $22 - $38

5 salaries

$33/hr
$22$38

Linux Systems Administrator

DigitalOcean

$91,830/yr

Range: $83K - $99K

5 salaries

$91,830/yr
$83K$99K

Linux Systems Administrator

Xylo Consulting

$93,137/yr

Range: $88K - $98K

5 salaries

$93,137/yr
$88K$98K

Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly

Oracle

$37/hr

Range: $28 - $53

4 salaries

$37/hr
$28$53

Linux Systems Administrator

Tata Consultancy Services

$92,459/yr

Range: $70K - $111K

4 salaries

$92,459/yr
$70K$111K

Recent Salary Reports

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

$75,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Columbia, MO Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Columbia, MO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$73,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $73,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$125,000
per year
A DevOps Systems Administrator in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $125,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$90,000
per year
A Senor Systems Administrator in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$95,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Network and Computer Systems Administrator in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Springfield, MO Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Springfield, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
A Human Resources Generalist/Taleo Systems Administrator in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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