How much does a Systems Administrator make in Seattle, WA?

Updated Jan 19, 2022

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$81,048 /yr
Average Base Pay

577 salaries

$59K

Low

$81K

Average

$111K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$3,791Range$966 - $14,879
The average salary for Systems Administrator is $81,048 per year in the Seattle, WA Area. The average additional cash compensation for a Systems Administrator in the Seattle, WA Area is $3,791, with a range from $966 - $14,879. Salaries estimates are based on 577 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Systems Administrator employees in the Seattle, WA Area.

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What are some related job titles for a Systems Administrator?

Database Administrator

$92,371

per year

IT Systems Administrator

$74,846

per year

Linux Systems Administrator

$90,413

per year

Systems Engineer

$98,878

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Systems Administrator in Seattle, WA

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$80,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Systems Administrator with 4 to 6 years of experience

$80,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Sys Administrative with 4 to 6 years of experience

$5,753

/moAvg Base Salary

15 days ago by a Systems Administrator with 10 to 14 years of experience

$122,431

/yrAvg Base Salary

16 days ago by a Systems Administrator with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$86,355

/yrAvg Base Salary

17 days ago by a Systems Administrator with 1 to 3 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr

20 days ago by a Systems Administrator with 1 to 3 years of experience

$135,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

31 days ago by a Systems Administrator with 4 to 6 years of experience

$85,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

39 days ago by a Windows Systems Administrator with 10 to 14 years of experience

$95,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

42 days ago by a Systems Administrator with 7 to 9 years of experience

$48,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

44 days ago by a Systems Administrator with less than one year of experience

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Wipro
3.7

Wipro

Systems Administrator

$92,926

 /yr
Range: $73K - $105K

$73K

$105K

$72,710 - $105,011 Range

Greenbay Infotech
3

Greenbay Infotech

Systems Administrator

$78,487

 /yr
Range: $67K - $101K

$67K

$101K

$66,896 - $101,429 Range

Expeditors
3.5

Expeditors

Systems Administrator

$92,299

 /yr
Range: $68K - $105K

$68K

$105K

$67,980 - $105,313 Range

Zensar Technologies
3.7

Zensar Technologies

Systems Administrator

$101,925

 /yr
Range: $101K - $102K

$101K

$102K

$100,965 - $101,925 Range

Tech Mahindra
3.6

Tech Mahindra

Systems Administrator

$84,905

 /yr
Range: $72K - $97K

$72K

$97K

$72,421 - $97,167 Range

OpalSoft
4.6

OpalSoft

Systems Administrator

$85,338

 /yr
Range: $77K - $116K

$77K

$116K

$76,734 - $115,898 Range

Boeing
3.8

Boeing

Systems Administrator

$134,478

 /yr
Range: $52K - $142K

$52K

$142K

$52,150 - $141,934 Range

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RealNetworks
3.1

RealNetworks

Systems Administrator

$93,372

 /yr
Range: $85K - $105K

$85K

$105K

$84,513 - $104,542 Range

HCL Technologies
3.7

HCL Technologies

Systems Administrator

$90,600

 /yr
Range: $79K - $119K

$79K

$119K

$79,377 - $119,007 Range

Expedia Group
4.1

Expedia Group

Systems Administrator

$94,870

 /yr
Range: $74K - $121K

$74K

$121K

$74,099 - $120,800 Range

iTech US
4.1

iTech US

Systems Administrator

$80,496

 /yr
Range: $80K - $93K

$80K

$93K

$79,695 - $93,045 Range

Costco Wholesale
4.1

Costco Wholesale

Systems Administrator

$97,556

 /yr
Range: $90K - $140K

$90K

$140K

$90,136 - $139,701 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Systems Administrator

$46,508

 /yr
Range: $26K - $81K

$26K

$81K

$26,128 - $80,788 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Systems Administrator

$96,540

 /yr
Range: $61K - $105K

$61K

$105K

$61,387 - $105,096 Range

US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Systems Administrator - Monthly

$4,211

 /mo
Range: $3K - $9K

$3K

$9K

$2,924 - $9,209 Range

Pacific Software Publishing
2.2

Pacific Software Publishing

Systems Administrator - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $25 - $36

$25

$36

$25 - $36 Range

Data Glove
4.4

Data Glove

Systems Administrator

$71,573

 /yr
Range: $69K - $72K

$69K

$72K

$69,188 - $71,573 Range

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
4.1

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Systems Administrator

$85,484

 /yr
Range: $80K - $102K

$80K

$102K

$79,525 - $102,308 Range

Univar Solutions
3.4

Univar Solutions

Systems Administrator

$91,305

 /yr
Range: $78K - $94K

$78K

$94K

$77,752 - $93,875 Range

BECU
3.9

BECU

Systems Administrator

$77,903

 /yr
Range: $70K - $93K

$70K

$93K

$70,425 - $92,897 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Systems Administrator salaries

The average salary for a Systems Administrator is $81,048 per year in Seattle, WA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 577 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Systems Administrator employees in Seattle, WA Area.

The highest salary for a Systems Administrator in Seattle, WA Area is $110,843 per year.

The lowest salary for a Systems Administrator in Seattle, WA Area is $59,262 per year.

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