How much does a Linux System Administrator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Linux System Administrator in the United States is $46 as of August 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $41 and $51. Hourly rate 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Ridgeline International, Inc. - McLean , VA
Job Description We are looking for an experienced System and Network Administrator to join our ... Windows, Linux, and Apple workstations and servers * Networking equipment (Cisco, Juniper, etc
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
... the system; including installing, upgrading/patching, monitoring, problem resolution, and ... Linux System Administration for Red Hat/CentO - with Red Hat Certified System Administrator or no ...
Northrop Grumman - 19 days ago
Hamdan Resources - Fort Belvoir , VA
S citizen and currently hold an active TS/SCI w CI Polygraph Responsibilities As a member of a System Administrator team for a large Linux enterprise system, the primary responsibility of the System ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
Seneca Resources - Norfolk , VA
Watch System Administrator Location: Norfolk, Virginia Clearance Requirements: Active Secret Our ... Patch management (OS / Windows / Linux / Active Directory) * Scap/STIG assignments as scheduled (OS ...
LinkedIn - 1 day ago
... order to perform system installation and maintenance Requirements: * Must possess good ... Experience with deployment and troubleshooting of NagWindows, Linux/Unix Operating systems ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Datum Software Inc. - Hampton , VA
... Linux, Unix, and Windows Server 2008/2012/2013. · Load C2 system application software and patches. · Install, configure, and maintain rack mounted and stand workstations/servers. · Manage local ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago

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