How much does a Senior Systems Administrator make?

Updated Sep. 20, 2021
$88,020 /yr
Average Base Pay

175 salaries

$70K

Low

$88K

Average

$111K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Senior Systems Administrator is $88,020 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Senior Systems Administrator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 175 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Systems Administrator employees.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Systems Administrator$88,020 /yr
L4
Systems Administrator Iv$72,629 /yr
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FX Innovation
4.4

FX Innovation

Senior Systems Administrator

$112,323

 /yr
Range: $96K - $121K
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$96K

$121K

$95,771 - $120,827 Range

Videotron
3.9

Videotron

Senior Systems Administrator

$96,731

 /yr
Range: $88K - $99K

$88K

$99K

$87,588 - $98,700 Range

Internap Corporation
2.8

Internap Corporation

Senior Systems Administrator

$69,710

 /yr
Range: $69K - $81K

$69K

$81K

$68,618 - $81,464 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Senior Systems Administrator

$85,612

 /yr
Range: $77K - $102K

$77K

$102K

$77,191 - $102,371 Range

Apps on Tap

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$70K -$94K

$70K

$94K

$70,178 - $93,705 Range

Robert Half
3.8

Robert Half

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$77K -$86K

$77K

$86K

$76,875 - $86,223 Range

J2 Global
3.7

J2 Global

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$88K -$95K

$88K

$95K

$88,074 - $95,139 Range

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Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$77K -$95K

$77K

$95K

$77,484 - $94,862 Range

CATSA
3.4

CATSA

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$77K -$96K

$77K

$96K

$77,367 - $95,823 Range

CGI
3.8

CGI

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$74K -$92K

$74K

$92K

$74,311 - $92,210 Range

Numeris
2.9

Numeris

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$70K -$98K

$70K

$98K

$69,980 - $98,361 Range

Cameco
3.7

Cameco

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$98K -$108K

$98K

$108K

$97,903 - $107,708 Range

BCLC
4.1

BCLC

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$75K -$84K

$75K

$84K

$75,377 - $84,050 Range

Carbon60 (Canada)
3.3

Carbon60 (Canada)

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$97K -$105K

$97K

$105K

$96,734 - $104,899 Range

Bell Canada
3.9

Bell Canada

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$77K -$102K

$77K

$102K

$77,428 - $102,286 Range

eSentire
4.1

eSentire

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$89K -$104K

$89K

$104K

$89,120 - $103,667 Range

First Nations Health Authority
3.2

First Nations Health Authority

Senior Systems Administrator - Hourly
About 

$27 -$29

 hourly

$27

$29

$27 - $29 Range

Aptum
3

Aptum

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$96K -$104K

$96K

$104K

$96,243 - $104,477 Range

Resilience
3.7

Resilience

Senior Systems Administrator
About 

$87K -$96K

$87K

$96K

$87,228 - $95,771 Range

BMO Financial Group
3.8

BMO Financial Group

Senior Systems Administrator - Hourly Contractor
About 

$45 -$49

 hourly

$45

$49

$45 - $49 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Systems Administrator salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Systems Administrator is $88,020 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Senior Systems Administrator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 175 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Systems Administrator employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Systems Administrator in Canada is $110,744 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Systems Administrator in Canada is $69,959 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior systems administrator salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$47
hourly
A Senior Systems Administrator in the Montreal Area area reported making $47 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$89,000
per year
A Senior Sys Administrative in the Kamloops Area area reported making $89,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Kamloops Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$83,500
per year
A Sr. Linux Systems Administrator in the Toronto Area area reported making $83,500 per year
Additional Pay
$11k profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$57,000
per year
A Senior System Administrator in the Montreal Area area reported making $57,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$72,500
per year
A Senior Systems Administrator in the Montreal Area area reported making $72,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$78,000
per year
A Senior Systems Administrator in the Montreal Area area reported making $78,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$56,000
per year
A Senior Systems Administrator in the Vancouver Area area reported making $56,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$75,000
per year
A Senior Systems Administrator in the Ottawa Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
$15 stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
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