Server Administrator Salary in the United States

How much does a Server Administrator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Server Administrator in the United States is $48 as of June 27, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $42 and $54. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Server Administrator?

A server administrator, or admin has the overall control of a server. This is usually in the context of a business organization, where a server administrator oversees the performance and condition of multiple servers in the business organization, or it can be in the context of a single person running a game server. The Server Administrator's role is to design, install, administer, and optimize company servers and related components to achieve high performance of the various business functions supported by the servers as necessary. This includes ensuring the availability of client/server appli...

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Server Administrator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Server Administrator ranges from $42 to $54 with the average hourly pay of $48. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $44 to $59 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $51.

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