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Unix/Linux Systems Administrator Salaries

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26,567 SalariesUpdated Mar 27, 2018
Average Base Pay
$72,762/yr
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$51K
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$73K
Average
$99K
High

Additional Cash Compensation

Average$4,112
Range$995 - $13,105
How much does a Unix/Linux Systems Administrator make?

The national average salary for a Unix/Linux Systems Administrator is $72,762 in United States. Filter by location to see Unix/Linux Systems Administrator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 26,567 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Unix/Linux Systems Administrator employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
      $82,333/yr
      Range: $65K - $109K
      3 salaries
      $82,333
      $65K$109K
      Fastenal
      $66,419/yr
      Range: $65K - $67K
      3 salaries
      $66,419
      $65K$67K
      IBM
      $79,716/yr
      Range: $71K - $89K
      2 salaries
      About
      $71K - $89K
      $71K$89K
      IPsoft
      $90,878/yr
      Range: $59K - $123K
      2 salaries
      About
      $59K - $123K
      $59K$123K
      IBM
      $38/hr
      Range: $37 - $39
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $37 - $39
      hourly
      $37$39
      Lowe's
      $99,086/yr
      Range: $96K - $104K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $96K - $104K
      $96K$104K
      AT&T
      $60/hr
      Range: $58 - $62
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $58 - $62
      hourly
      $58$62

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      Hewlett-Packard
      $84,200/yr
      Range: $81K - $87K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $81K - $87K
      $81K$87K
      GE
      $90,157/yr
      Range: $86K - $93K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $86K - $93K
      $86K$93K
      SAIC
      $25/hr
      Range: $25 - $27
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $25 - $27
      hourly
      $25$27
      TE Connectivity
      $93,718/yr
      Range: $90K - $97K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $90K - $97K
      $90K$97K
      Comerica
      $89,608/yr
      Range: $87K - $94K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $87K - $94K
      $87K$94K
      Pyramid Consulting
      $67,006/yr
      Range: $65K - $71K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $65K - $71K
      $65K$71K
      Marriott Vacations Worldwide
      $20/hr
      Range: $19 - $20
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $19 - $20
      hourly
      $19$20
      DXC Technology
      $89,479/yr
      Range: $86K - $93K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $86K - $93K
      $86K$93K
      CSRA
      $60,770/yr
      Range: $59K - $63K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $59K - $63K
      $59K$63K
      MSCI
      $80,356/yr
      Range: $77K - $83K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $77K - $83K
      $77K$83K
      Appian
      $57,706/yr
      Range: $55K - $60K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $55K - $60K
      $55K$60K
      Infinite Computer Solutions
      $61/hr
      Range: $59 - $64
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $59 - $64
      hourly
      $59$64
      Chevron Information Technology
      $97,207/yr
      Range: $93K - $101K
      1 employee salary or estimate
      About
      $93K - $101K
      $93K$101K

      Recent Salary Reports

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

      $45,000
      per year
      A Systems Administrator in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $45,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      College / University
      $70,000
      per year
      A Systems Administrator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $70,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Company - Private
      $76,000
      per year
      A Linux Systems Administrator in the Provo, UT Area area reported making $76,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      Provo, UT Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Private
      $73,000
      per year
      A Systems Administrator in the Keene, NH Area area reported making $73,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Keene, NH Area area
      Full-time
       
      5001 to 10000 employees
      College / University
      $40,000
      per year
      A Systems Administrator in the Tyler, TX Area area reported making $40,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      5-7 years experience
      Tyler, TX Area area
      Full-time
       
      1 to 50 employees
      Self-employed
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