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Field Service Engineer, Networking Equipment Salary

Men make up the majority of Networking Equipment Field Service Engineers in the United States, bringing in about $55K per year. Almost all enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$37,344 - $80,162
(Median)
$37K
$55K
$80K
MEDIAN: $54,674
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$13.69 - $40.43
(Median)
$14
$21
$40
MEDIAN: $20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$37,344 - $80,162  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,787  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,333 - $85,964  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 51
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$13.69 - $40.43  
   
Overtime
$15.32 - $58.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,787  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,333 - $85,964  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Job Description for Field Service Engineer, Networking Equipment

  • Providing tier 4 support and network disaster recovery expertise.
  • Test and document system behavior, performance, and security.
  • Plan, design, and troubleshoot local and wide area network infrastructure, including routers, firewalls, switches, gateways, DNS servers, DHCP servers, clustering solutions, and related hardware, software, and services.

Common Career Paths for Field Service Engineer, Networking Equipment


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Moving into a Network Engineer position seems to be a popular career progression. Median pay for this job is $64K annually.

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Networking Equipment Field Service Engineers report a narrow range of specific skills. Windows Operating System General Use and IT Security & Infrastructure are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include IT Security & Infrastructure.

Pay by Experience Level for Field Service Engineer, Networking Equipment

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $52K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $57K. For Networking Equipment Field Service Engineers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $58K. Survey participants with more than twenty years of experience only make around $53K on average, though; this group reports a lower median than the one claimed by mid-career individuals.

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Experience Affects Field Service Engineer, Networking Equipment Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$53,000

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Field Service Engineer, Networking Equipment Salaries

National Average
$53,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 6%
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