Network and Computer Systems Administrator Salary Information in Illinois

The average annual and hourly salaries for network and computer systems administrators in the state of Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of network and computer systems administrators among Illinois areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,800
25th Percentile Wage
$64,770
50th Percentile Wage
$82,300
75th Percentile Wage
$102,810
90th Percentile Wage
$124,940

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for network and computer systems administrators in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $124,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,800.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.38
25th Percentile Wage
$31.14
50th Percentile Wage
$39.57
75th Percentile Wage
$49.43
90th Percentile Wage
$60.07

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for network and computer systems administrators in Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.07. The median hourly salary is $39.57. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.38.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of network and computer systems administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201682,3002.71%13.27%
201580,0705.57%-
201475,6102.51%-
201373,7103.16%-
201271,380--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Network and Computer Systems Administrators in Illinois Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of network and computer systems administrators in some Illinois cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of network and computer systems administrators in state of Illinois ranges from $50,480 to $85,460. The highest paying area for network and computer systems administrators in Illinois is Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) with a median annual salary of $85,460. The second highest paying city/area in Illinois State is Bloomington-Normal (mean annual salary $84,410). The lowest paying area is Kankakee-Bradley with a median annual salary of $50,480.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$85,460
Bloomington-Normal
$84,410
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$84,270
Springfield
$76,600
Rockford
$75,990
Peoria
$73,480
Champaign-Urbana
$73,050
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$69,830
Decatur
$62,760
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$62,200
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$60,950
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$59,510
Kankakee-Bradley
$50,480



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