How Much Do Linux System Administrator Jobs Pay per Hour?

$20.67 - $25.72
1% of jobs
$25.72 - $30.77
3% of jobs
$30.77 - $35.82
11% of jobs
$39.18 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$35.82 - $40.86
17% of jobs
$40.87 - $45.91
15% of jobs
The average wage is $48.28 an hour
$45.91 - $50.96
20% of jobs
$50.96 - $56.01
6% of jobs
$57.69 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$56.01 - $61.06
7% of jobs
$61.06 - $66.11
12% of jobs
$66.11 - $71.15
2% of jobs
$71.15 - $76.20
0% of jobs

National Average

$20.67 $48/hour $76.20
$21.21 - $26.39
1% of jobs
$26.39 - $31.57
3% of jobs
$31.57 - $36.75
11% of jobs
$40.21 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$36.75 - $41.93
17% of jobs
$41.94 - $47.11
15% of jobs
The average wage is $49.55 an hour
$47.12 - $52.30
20% of jobs
$52.30 - $57.48
6% of jobs
$59.20 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$57.48 - $62.66
7% of jobs
$62.66 - $67.84
12% of jobs
$67.84 - $73.02
2% of jobs
$73.02 - $78.20
0% of jobs

Ashburn, VA Average

$21.21 $50/hour $78.20

Linux System Administrator Average Salary Across the U.S.

Range Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $39
Average $48
75th Percentile $58

Linux System Administrator Average Salary in Ashburn, VA

Range Hourly Wage
25th Percentile $40
Average $50
75th Percentile $59

As of Jan 11, 2019, the average hourly pay for the Linux System Administrator jobs category in the United States is $48 an hour.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing hourly wages as high as $76.20 and as low as $20.67, the majority of wages within the Linux System Administrator jobs category currently range between $39 (25th percentile) to $58 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Linux System Administrator job varies little (about $19), 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 $50 per hour or $1 (3%) more than the national average hourly salary of $48. Virginia ranks number 5 out of 50 states nationwide for Linux System Administrator job salaries.

To estimate the most accurate hourly 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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