How Much Do Linux System Administrator Jobs Pay per Month?

$3,625 - $4,500
1% of jobs
$4,500 - $5,375
3% of jobs
$5,375 - $6,250
11% of jobs
$6,917 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$6,250 - $7,125
17% of jobs
$7,125 - $8,000
16% of jobs
The average salary is $8,376 a month
$8,000 - $8,875
20% of jobs
$8,875 - $9,750
8% of jobs
$9,875 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$9,750 - $10,625
7% of jobs
$10,625 - $11,500
11% of jobs
$11,500 - $12,375
2% of jobs
$12,375 - $13,250
0% of jobs

National Average

$3,625 $8,376/month $13,250
$3,717 - $4,614
1% of jobs
$4,614 - $5,511
3% of jobs
$5,511 - $6,408
11% of jobs
$7,092 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$6,408 - $7,305
17% of jobs
$7,305 - $8,202
16% of jobs
The average salary is $8,588 a month
$8,202 - $9,100
20% of jobs
$9,100 - $9,997
8% of jobs
$10,125 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$9,997 - $10,894
7% of jobs
$10,894 - $11,791
11% of jobs
$11,791 - $12,688
2% of jobs
$12,688 - $13,585
0% of jobs

Ashburn, VA Average

$3,717 $8,588/month $13,585

Linux System Administrator Average Salary Across the U.S.

Range Monthly Salary
25th Percentile $6,917
Average $8,376
75th Percentile $9,875

Linux System Administrator Average Salary in Ashburn, VA

Range Monthly Salary
25th Percentile $7,092
Average $8,588
75th Percentile $10,125

As of Jan 11, 2019, the average monthly pay for the Linux System Administrator jobs category in the United States is $8,376 a month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing monthly salaries as high as $13,250 and as low as $3,625, the majority of salaries within the Linux System Administrator jobs category currently range between $6,917 (25th percentile) to $9,875 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Linux System Administrator job varies little (about $2,958), which suggests that regardless of location, there are not many opportunities for increased pay or advancement, even with several years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Linux System Administrator job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working within the Linux System Administrator category in your area are making on average $8,588 per month or $212 (3%) more than the national average monthly salary of $8,376. Virginia ranks number 5 out of 50 states nationwide for Linux System Administrator job salaries.

To estimate the most accurate monthly salary range for Linux System Administrator jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Nearby Linux System Administrator Job Openings Hiring Now

Within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA

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