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Unix Engineer Salary
in New York, New York

$131,491 (USD)

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Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Unix Engineer is $131,491 a year and $63 an hour in New York, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Unix Engineer is between $92,167 and $163,332. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, designs, and develops Unix based operating systems, coordinating with Programmers and Systems Engineers.
  • Sets up, configures, installs, maintains, and optimizes performance of computer hardware systems in Unix environments.
  • Manages operating system technology environments across multiple locations within a single organization.
Unix Engineer Job Prevalence in New York, New York, United States

Job family: Computer Hardware Engineers

Job family population: 66,770

Estimated population of Unix Engineer jobs: 28,854

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Unix Engineer Job Listings for New York, New York

Sr. Unix Engineer
Apr 23
New York, NY, USA
TECHstaff Resources
Our client is in need of a Sr Unix Engineer * Linux, Solaris, Redhat * AWS and cloud experience * Should have Docker and Kubernetes experience * Security experience desired
Unix Linux Engineer
Jun 14
Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Yoh Client Talent and Client Solutions
Our financial organization is currently seeking UNIX/LINUX Engineers.. The employee will be responsible for the engineering and support of hardware and operating systems; supporting database ...
Unix Linux Hardware Engineer
Jun 14
Piscataway, NJ, USA
PRI Technology
Experience with Linux/UNIX-based operating systems * Proven experience managing multiple projects ... Experience programming or scripting in Perl, Python, C, or C++ * Familiarity with Agile ...
CyberArk Engineer
Jun 6
Princeton, NJ, United States
ConsultNet, LLC
... UNIX servers, AWS KeysIAM users, Databases and networking Devices, middleware and databases 5. Hands-on the automation DevOps infrastructure of CyberArk multi-component products in complex multi ...
Netbackup Storage Engineer
Jun 16
Dayton, NJ, USA
PRI Technology
I have a contract opportunity in Dayton, NJ for a Storage Engineer to join the team. Please see the ... Knowledge of UNIX, linux, Chef, GitHub and orchestration * Knowledge of Virtualization storage ...
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