What is the average annual salary for Systems Administrator I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Systems Administrator I may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Systems Administrator I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Systems Administrator I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Systems Administrator I in the United States is $53,678 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $53,678.
Installs new software releases and system upgrades, evaluates and installs patches, and resolves software related problems. Performs system backups and recovery. Maintains data files and monitors system configuration to ensure data integrity. May require a bachelor's degree in a related area with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a project leader or manager.
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