UNIX Systems Administrator Salary in Birmingham, Alabama

How much does a UNIX Systems Administrator make in Birmingham, AL? The average UNIX Systems Administrator salary in Birmingham, AL is $84,960 as of November 25, 2019, but the range typically falls between $73,345 and $96,170. 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. 

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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 2019 Salary.com)

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