The average salary for a Network Administrator, IT is $50,027 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Network Administrator, IT Total Pay (?
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$34,466 - $70,633
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MEDIAN: $50,027
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Network Administrator, IT Total Pay (?
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$12.29 - $28.24
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,466 - $70,633  
   
Bonus
$0.86 - $5,150  
Profit Sharing
$307.23 - $7,946  
Commission
$0.00 - $5,106  
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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$31,966 - $70,829  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 5,008
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.29 - $28.24  
   
Overtime
$16.78 - $41.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.86 - $5,150  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $5,106  
Profit Sharing
$307.23 - $7,946  
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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$31,966 - $70,829  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 5,008
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Job Description for Network Administrator, IT
IT network administrators are responsible for supporting groups of computers and other technology devices that are interconnected and communicate using different computer technologies, such as local area networks (LAN) and wide area networks (WAN). IT network administrators are responsible for both the hardware and software that is required to build, configure and maintain a LAN and/or WAN. They also troubleshoot the organization's network infrastructure when problems arise. Network administrators have knowledge and understanding of servers, firewalls and routers as well as a strong background in network design, implementation and network connectivity experience.
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Network Administrator, IT Tasks
  • Provide hands-on network administration support, network maintenance and operations support.
  • Recommend networking software and hardware enhancements.
  • Build, configure, and troubleshoot local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and other company networks.
  • Diagnose and correct network systems issues.
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Pay Difference By Location
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$49,000
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Experience Affects Network Administrator, IT Salaries

National Average
$49,000

Skills That Affect Network Administrator, IT Salaries

Cisco Networking
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Microsoft Exchange
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Network Management / Administration
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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National Average
$49,000
Windows Operating System General Use
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Microsoft Office
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Gender
Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 14%
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