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Microsoft Azure Administrator Salary

National Average
$26,000 $107,683 /year $185,500
$52 /hour
National Average
$2,167 $8,973 /month $15,458
$52 /hour
National Average
$500 $2,070 /week $3,567
$52 /hour
National Average
$12.50 $52 /hour $89.18
Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $163,000 $13,583 $3,134 $78
75th Percentile $125,000 $10,416 $2,403 $60
Average $107,683 $8,973 $2,070 $52
25th Percentile $84,000 $7,000 $1,615 $40
Microsoft Azure Administrator Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Ashburn, VA

How much does a Microsoft Azure Administrator make?

As of May 18, 2022, the average annual pay for a Microsoft Azure Administrator in the United States is $107,683 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $51.77 an hour. This is the equivalent of $2,071/week or $8,974/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $185,500 and as low as $26,000, the majority of Microsoft Azure Administrator salaries currently range between $84,000 (25th percentile) to $125,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $163,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Microsoft Azure Administrator varies greatly (by as much as $41,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Microsoft Azure Administrator job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Microsoft Azure Administrator in your area makes on average $106,310 per year, or $1,373 (1%) less than the national average annual salary of $107,683. Virginia ranks number 6 out of 50 states nationwide for Microsoft Azure Administrator salaries.

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

Find your next high paying job as a Microsoft Azure Administrator on ZipRecruiter today.

What are Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Microsoft Azure Administrator Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Microsoft Azure Administrator job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Mateo, CA, with Berkeley, CA and Daly City, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Daly City, CA beats the national average by $22,444 (20.8%), and San Mateo, CA furthers that trend with another $27,227 (25.3%) above the $107,683 average.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Microsoft Azure Administrator appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 11% between San Mateo, CA and New Haven, CT, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Microsoft Azure Administrator role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Mateo, CA$134,911$11,243$2,594$64.86
Berkeley, CA$130,492$10,874$2,509$62.74
Daly City, CA$130,128$10,844$2,502$62.56
Richmond, CA$126,399$10,533$2,431$60.77
Stamford, CT$123,081$10,257$2,367$59.17
Bellevue, WA$122,761$10,230$2,361$59.02
Brooklyn, NY$120,998$10,083$2,327$58.17
San Francisco, CA$120,826$10,069$2,324$58.09
Knik-Fairview, AK$120,637$10,053$2,320$58.00
New Haven, CT$119,927$9,994$2,306$57.66

What are Top 5 Best Paying Related Microsoft Azure Administrator Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Microsoft Azure Administrator job category that pay more per year than a typical Microsoft Azure Administrator salary. Top examples of these roles include: Azure Cloud Architect, Azure Architect, and Azure Cloud Solution Architect.

Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $35,771 (33.2%) and $60,124 (55.8%) more than the average Microsoft Azure Administrator salary of $107,683. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Microsoft Azure Administrator jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Microsoft Azure Administrator position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Azure Cloud Architect$167,807$13,984$3,227$80.68
Azure Architect$152,094$12,674$2,925$73.12
Azure Cloud Solution Architect$147,779$12,315$2,842$71.05
Azure Solution Architect$145,472$12,123$2,798$69.94
Microsoft Azure Architect$143,454$11,954$2,759$68.97
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.