Systems administrator salary in United States
How much does a Systems Administrator make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a systems administrator is $82,863 per year in the United States. 10.7k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2023
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Most common benefits for Systems Administrators
- 401(k) matching
- AD&D insurance
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Profit sharing
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- Work from home
Salary satisfactionBased on 1,248 ratings
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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