Linux Systems Administrator Salaries

25,439 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$64,892 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$3,807
Range$932 - $12,002

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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Junior Linux Systems Administrator$52K

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Linux Systems Administrator

Rackspace

$55,924/yr

Range: $44K - $88K

39 salaries

$55,924/yr
$44K$88K

Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly

HostGator.com

$22/hr

Range: $14 - $39

20 salaries

$22/hr
$14$39

Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly

Liquid Web Inc.

$18/hr

Range: $14 - $25

20 salaries

$18/hr
$14$25

Linux Systems Administrator

HostGator.com

$54,227/yr

Range: $40K - $407K

13 salaries

$54,227/yr
$40K$407K

Linux Systems Administrator

WiredTree

$44,338/yr

Range: $43K - $56K

12 salaries

$44,338/yr
$43K$56K

Linux Systems Administrator

GoDaddy

$79,539/yr

Range: $71K - $99K

9 salaries

$79,539/yr
$71K$99K

Linux Systems Administrator

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

$80,248/yr

Range: $49K - $103K

8 salaries

$80,248/yr
$49K$103K

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Linux Systems Administrator

IPsoft

$64,116/yr

Range: $54K - $80K

6 salaries

$64,116/yr
$54K$80K

Linux Systems Administrator

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE

$86,877/yr

Range: $52K - $97K

5 salaries

$86,877/yr
$52K$97K

Linux Systems Administrator

Liquid Web Inc.

$46,259/yr

Range: $27K - $76K

5 salaries

$46,259/yr
$27K$76K

Linux Systems Administrator

Tata Consultancy Services

$90,046/yr

Range: $68K - $108K

4 salaries

$90,046/yr
$68K$108K

Linux Systems Administrator

Hewlett-Packard

$98,182/yr

Range: $87K - $112K

4 salaries

$98,182/yr
$87K$112K

Linux Systems Administrator

Comcast

$107,363/yr

Range: $102K - $109K

4 salaries

$107,363/yr
$102K$109K

Linux Systems Administrator

AKT Corp

$67,369/yr

Range: $66K - $68K

4 salaries

$67,369/yr
$66K$68K

Linux Systems Administrator

DigitalOcean

$87,388/yr

Range: $81K - $92K

4 salaries

$87,388/yr
$81K$92K

Linux Systems Administrator

IP Infusion

$85,819/yr

Range: $67K - $93K

4 salaries

$85,819/yr
$67K$93K

Linux Systems Administrator - Hourly Contractor

Bank of America

$61/hr

Range: $55 - $79

3 salaries

$61/hr
$55$79

Linux Systems Administrator

Boeing

$102,207/yr

Range: $87K - $142K

3 salaries

$102,207/yr
$87K$142K

Linux Systems Administrator

Northrop Grumman

$89,977/yr

Range: $89K - $94K

3 salaries

$89,977/yr
$89K$94K

Linux Systems Administrator

HCL Technologies

$85,772/yr

Range: $69K - $96K

3 salaries

$85,772/yr
$69K$96K
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Recent Salary Reports

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

$63,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Richmond, KY Area area reported making $63,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Richmond, KY Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$100,000
per year
A Linux Systems Administrator in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$54,000
per year
A Systems Administrator in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $54,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$7,549
monthly
An IT Systems Administrator in the Salem, OR Area area reported making $7,549 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Salem, OR Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
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