Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Linux
Administration

United States Location

Las Vegas
NV - AZ
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 1/1/21 to 12/31/21

Salary Average

$61,279

Experience Requirement

2 Years

Raise +1 Year

$9,750 at 15.91%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 2 Years: $61,279 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $45,770 & $76,788; and, 5% of Jobs top $99,189.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$26,400 = annual salary at $15 per hour working between: 44 weeks at 40 hours a week, to, 52 weeks at 34 hours a week.

$282,899 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the highest paying US City at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 1/1/21 to 12/31/21.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $106,506
5% $99,189
10% $90,783
25% $76,788
33% $71,075
50% $61,279
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 2 Years Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $58,391 $64,167
25% $53,955 $68,603
33% $51,483 $71,075
50% $45,770 $76,788
67% $38,869 $83,689
Salary Average =

$61,279

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 2 Years Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
1 Year $47,629 $13,650 at 28.66%
2 Years $61,279 $9,750 at 15.91%
3 Years $71,029 $7,590 at 10.69%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $29,759 at the low experience of 2 Months; $84,834 at the average experience of 5 Years; and, $105,304 at the top experience of 9 Years and 11 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

13 Years and 11 Months = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 1/1/21 to 12/31/21.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top

Qualifications

Description

Install, configure, optimize, monitor, maintain, backup, recover, troubleshoot, update and enhance, Linux server software, are primary position responsibilities.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Linux;
  • System-Network Administrator,
    Network, System, Server or Virtualization,
    and
    Administrator, Architect or Engineer.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills requested in some job descriptions:
Project Lead,
Development Manager, Lead Developer, Project Lead, Project Manager, Project Supervisor, Team Lead, Team Supervisor or Technical Lead,
7% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
9.9% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
40.7% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
31.7% of job descriptions;
UNIX Shell,
Bourne Shell, C Shell, Korn Shell, Shell, Shell Scripts or UNIX Shell,
9.5% of job descriptions;
Kernel,
14.8% of job descriptions;
Puppet,
18.1% of job descriptions;
Jira,
12.8% of job descriptions;
MATLAB,
9.1% of job descriptions;
Software Image Deployment,
3.7% of job descriptions;
Firewall,
2.9% of job descriptions;
Agile software methodology,
11.9% of job descriptions.

Location

Las Vegas, NV

Arizona,
Bullhead City, Kingman, Lake Havasu City and Mohave;
Nevada,
Boulder City, Clark, Henderson, Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Nye and Tonopah.

These locations are all included in the Las Vegas, NV metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).