How much does a Linux System Administrator make in the United States? The average Linux System Administrator salary in the United States is $95,515 as of August 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $86,311 and $105,894. 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, 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 - 15 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 - 26 days ago
: Raytheon Technologies is seeking a Systems Administrator to join our Digital Technology Team within ... Experience supporting Microsoft Windows Server OS and/or Linux OS * Experience supporting VMWare ...
JobGet - 2 days ago
Engility Holdings Inc. - Chantilly , VA
Description The Linux Systems Administrator is a crucial part in SAIC's mission to delivery leading solutions, capabilities, and resources to our customers in National Security, Defense, Federal ... - 3 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 - 10 days ago
SOLVARUS - Chantilly , VA
As a System Administrator you will be responsible for configuring, operating, and maintaining ... Managing WIN O/S ( WIN Server 2012R2/2016 and Linux resources to include servers, tablets ...
LinkedIn - 1 day ago

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