Systems Administrator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 14,252 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 17, 2018
Average salary
$71,326 per year
  • Most Reported
$20,000
$154,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Systems Administrator make in the United States?

The average salary for a Systems Administrator is $71,326 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 14,252 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Systems Administrator employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Systems Administrator is 1-3 years.
Systems Administrator salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$103,823 per year
$93,690 per year
$90,725 per year
$90,090 per year
$89,867 per year
$91,668 per year
$89,830 per year
$84,910 per year
$90,155 per year
$87,600 per year
Systems Administrator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$86,885 per year
$84,610 per year
$84,126 per year
$72,731 per year
$74,165 per year

Systems Administrator job openings

Infrastructure Administrator (Windows, Linux, VMware)
Buchanan Technologies
Plano, TX
Windows Server Administrator SCCM w/Active Secret Clearance
Columbus Technologies and Services
Fairfax, VA
Entry-Level Computer Systems Analyst (Government)
AT&T
Oakton, VA
Systems Administrator Jobs