Computer systems administrator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Computer systems administrator salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $79,200
Alabama $66,700
Arkansas $61,110
Arizona $79,266
California $93,810
Colorado $81,230
Connecticut $90,490
District of Columbia $97,600
Delaware $77,140
Florida $75,170
Georgia $82,930
Guam $50,890
Hawaii $86,530
Iowa $74,940
Idaho $66,930
Illinois $71,140
Indiana $72,832
Kansas $75,149
Kentucky $60,540
Louisiana $64,570
Massachusetts $86,770
Maryland $102,330
Maine $72,510
Michigan $74,870
Minnesota $82,310
Missouri $82,160
Mississippi $70,480
Montana $62,420
North Carolina $81,370
North Dakota $66,470
Nebraska $76,450
New Hampshire $83,730
New Jersey $92,670
New Mexico $73,500
Nevada $81,350
New York $94,940
Ohio $75,190
Oklahoma $68,710
Oregon $80,510
Pennsylvania $80,669
Puerto Rico $42,080
Rhode Island $87,290
South Carolina $71,480
South Dakota $61,150
Tennessee $75,400
Texas $84,640
Utah $77,550
Virginia $89,350
Virgin Islands $61,490
Vermont $71,380
Washington $89,430
Wisconsin $71,560
West Virginia $64,560
Wyoming $64,630

How do computer systems administrator salaries compare to similar careers?

Computer systems administrators earn 6% more than similar careers in New Jersey. On average, they make less than software quality assurance engineers but more than technical writers.

Career Median Salary
Software quality assurance engineer salary $100K
Geospatial information scientist salary $100K
Database architect salary $100K
Computer systems engineer salary $100K
Video game designer salary $100K
Computer systems administrator salary $93K
Computer programmer salary $76K
Industrial designer salary $75K
Web developer salary $78K
Technical writer salary $80K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)