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Network Administrator Salary with Cisco Networking skills

Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills pull down an average of $57K per year. Total cash compensation to Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills bottoms out near $38K and approaches $80K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $6K from bonuses and almost $6K from profit sharing. This group's pay is mainly influenced by experience level, followed by the particular city and the particular employer. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,454 - $79,280
(Median)
$39K
$57K
$79K
MEDIAN: $57,348
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90%

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$14.33 - $33.88
(Median)
$14
$23
$34
MEDIAN: $22.00
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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$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$39,454 - $79,280  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,087  
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $5,500  
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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$38,383 - $80,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,931
National Hourly Rate 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$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$14.33 - $33.88  
   
Overtime
$13.72 - $48.95  
National Annualized 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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,087  
   
Profit Sharing
$496.65 - $5,500  
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).
)
$38,383 - $80,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 392

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Pay by Experience Level for Network Administrator with Cisco Networking skills

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


Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $50K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $59K. Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $65K. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $70K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills, busy San Diego offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 20 percent above the national average. Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills will also find cushy salaries in New York (+14 percent), Denver (+12 percent), Chicago (+8 percent), and Houston (+7 percent). The lowest-paying market is Anchorage, which sits 14 percent below the national average.

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Experience Affects Network Administrator with Cisco Networking skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%



National Average
$57,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 486 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 12%
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