Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Windows Server

United States Location

United States of America

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 7/1/23 to 6/30/24

Salary Average


Experience Requirement

10 Years

Raise +1 Year

$9,237 at 6.70%

User Funded :

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 10 Years: $137,875 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $120,548 & $155,201; and, 5% of Jobs top $180,538.

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.

$358,476 = 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 7/1/23 to 6/30/24.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $188,960
5% $180,538
10% $170,963
25% $155,201
33% $148,809
50% $137,875
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
Number of all Jobs at 10 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% $134,653 $141,097
25% $129,702 $146,048
33% $126,940 $148,809
50% $120,548 $155,201
67% $112,798 $162,951
95% $86,789 $188,960
Salary Average =


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 10 Years Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
9 Years $128,637 $9,237 at 7.18%
10 Years $137,875 $9,237 at 6.70%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary increases steadily in the first years, rises stably with greater experience and grows consistently into maturity.

Salary Growth Overall :

The increase in Salary average from low to high experience is equal to that in the USA IT job market as a whole.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $45,501 at the low experience of Entry Level; $90,148 at the average experience of 4 Years and 10 Months; and, $141,724 at the top experience of 10 Years and 5 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

15 Years and 1 Month = 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 7/1/23 to 6/30/24.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top



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


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


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,
4.8% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
34.9% of job descriptions;
Associate of Arts/Science Degree,
3.2% of job descriptions;
USA Federal Government,
17.5% of job descriptions;
Financial Sector,
Asset Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Finance, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street,
3.2% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
9.5% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Hyper-V,
12.7% of job descriptions;
Microsoft SCOM (System Center Operations Manager),
9.5% of job descriptions;
MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert),
17.5% of job descriptions;
ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library),
4.8% of job descriptions;
Microsoft Azure,
39.7% of job descriptions;
AWS (Amazon Web Services),
6.3% of job descriptions.


United States of America