How much does a Senior System Administrator make in the United States? The average Senior System Administrator salary in the United States is $105,495 as of August 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $92,617 and $118,167. 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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Leidos - McLean , VA
Leidos requesting a Systems Administrator that will work as part of an infrastructure team and support the Leidos cloud-based infrastructure. In this role, the individual will work to ensure that the ...
Appcast Agency - 12 days ago
Seneca Resources - Norfolk , VA
Senior System Administrator Location: Norfolk, Virginia Clearance Requirements: Active Secret, Current Security+ Our client is looking for Senior System Administrator candidates for a position ...
LinkedIn - 9 days ago
Eureka Process - Richmond , VA
We are looking for a Senior System Administrator to become an integral part of our elite team that provides technology support to small and medium sized businesses in the Richmond area. We ...
LinkedIn - 10 days ago
Bank of Clarke County - Berryville , VA
The Senior Systems Administrator (Sr. SA) maintains all aspects of the Bank's end user computer systems. In this role, the successful individual will assist in administering our critical information ...
LinkedIn - 15 days ago
The Senior Global NetSuite Systems Administrator plays a key role within the Information Technology ... Provide internal, on-going system/technical support to users, including training and maintain ...
LinkedIn - 11 days ago
Murphy & McGonigle - Richmond , VA
The Sr. Systems Administrator's role is to provide technical administration and oversight of ... Perform file system configuration and management; define and perform server backups and recovery ...
LinkedIn - 17 days ago

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Skills associated with Senior System Administrator: Capacity Planning, Planning, Troubleshooting