Network Administrator Salary with Cisco Networking skills

Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills can expect to earn an average of $58K annually. 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 $5K from profit sharing. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by experience level, followed by geography and the individual firm. For the most part, Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$39,508 - $79,495
(Median)
$40K
$58K
$79K
MEDIAN: $57,619
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90%

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$14.11 - $33.71
(Median)
$14
$22
$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
$39,508 - $79,495  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,053  
Profit Sharing
$494.58 - $5,169  
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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$38,448 - $80,175  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,865
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
$14.11 - $33.71  
   
Overtime
$13.40 - $48.51  
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 - $6,053  
   
Profit Sharing
$494.58 - $5,169  
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).
)
$38,448 - $80,175  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 373

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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.


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. The average beginner in this position makes around $50K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $59K. Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills bring in $65K after working for 10 to 20 years. Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $70K.

Pay Difference by Location


For those looking to make money, Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills in San Diego enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 20 percent above the national average. Network Administrators with Cisco Networking skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+14 percent), Denver (+12 percent), Chicago (+10 percent), and Minneapolis (+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 485 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
32%
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%