How much does a UNIX Systems Administrator make in the United States? The average UNIX Systems Administrator salary in the United States is $94,727 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $81,778 and $107,226. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
UNIX Systems Administrator is responsible for the installation, configuration and maintenance of the organization's UNIX operating systems and all related systems or software. Analyzes and resolves problems associated with server hardware/software and applications software and ensures scalability and appropriate integration with other systems. Being an UNIX Systems Administrator detects, diagnoses, and reports UNIX related problems on both UNIX server and UNIX desktop systems. Responsible for backup or recovery procedures. Additionally, UNIX Systems Administrator typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The UNIX Systems Administrator works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be an UNIX Systems Administrator typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of UNIX Systems Administrator in the United States. The base salary for UNIX Systems Administrator ranges from $81,778 to $107,226 with the average base salary of $94,727. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $84,094 to $112,526 with the average total cash compensation of $98,239.