Systems Administrator Job & Career Information

What's it like to be a Systems Administrator?

We have 1,430 Systems Administrator jobs nationwide. The average Systems Administrator salary is $61,000 annually, -$5K (7%) less than the average national salary. Statistically, Systems Administrators are very happy with their career.

$61,000 Average Salary

Employee Reviews (1,957 reviews)

3.8 out of 5 stars
  • "Everything we do as SysAdmins is based off the idea that we need to be able to make sure that everyone else is able to do their jobs to the best of our ability. Our measure of success is everyone else's ability to function to the best of their ability. I think that that's pretty amazing."

  • "Being a Systems Administrator offers a no-typical day type of environment. If you're looking for an engaging and rewarding position, being a Sys Admin is a good place to look. You need to be willing to change priorities at the drop of a hat and be ready for absolutely anything. If you're a type A personality, you'll likely do well!"

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