We have 3,961 Systems Administrator jobs nationwide. The average Systems Administrator salary is $61,000 annually, -$3K (4%) less than the average national salary. Statistically, Systems Administrators are very happy with their career.
"I love the fast paced style of being a network and systems admin. Being able to support a real world mission has a great benefit to it as you know that what you are doing is definitely making a difference. This isn't just a regular job, this could easily be a life for many people."
"I love being involved in all facets of the company, and computers these days are so inter-woven in everything that most companies do. I love the fact that I can learn as much as I want or limit myself as much. I hate being limited by bad machinery or antique equipment. I would say that overall, being a systems administrator is a rewarding job."