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 about the same as related careers in Pennsylvania. On average, they make less than web designers but more than computer programmers.

Career Median Salary
Web designer salary $51K
Video game level editor salary $85K
Video game creative director salary $85K
Database architect salary $85K
Games artist salary $85K
Computer systems administrator salary $81K
Operations research analyst salary $77K
Web developer salary $72K
Computer systems analyst salary $73K
Computer programmer salary $72K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)