Linux Administrator Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Linux Administrator make in District of Columbia? The average Linux Administrator salary in District of Columbia is $104,491 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $83,207 and $117,849. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $83,207 10% $63,829 90% $130,010 75% $117,849 $104,491 50%(Median)
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Linux Administrator installs, configures, and maintains Linux operating systems. Analyzes and resolves problems associated with the operating system's servers, hardware, applications, and software. Being a Linux Administrator monitors systems performance and ensures compliance with security standards. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area. Additionally, Linux Administrator may also require a Linux certification such as Red Hat. Typically reports to a project leader or manager. The Linux Administrator occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Linux Administrator typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $103,965 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $103,965 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $103,965 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $103,965 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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