How much does a Systems Administrator make in the United States?
Average base salary
8.7k salaries reported, updated at Oct 26, 2020
The average salary for a systems administrator is $84,283 per year in the United States.
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57% of Systems administrators in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
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