Median pay for IT Network Engineers with Switching and Routing skills is around $66K per year. Job satisfaction for IT Network Engineers with Switching and Routing skills is high. A large number report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and the larger part collect vision insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$48,536 - $97,720
$49K
$66K
$98K
MEDIAN: $66,309
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50%
90%

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$15.10 - $39.66
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$48,536 - $97,720  
   
Bonus
$974 - $14,899  
Profit Sharing
$3,600  
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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$41,083 - $95,945  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 62
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $39.66  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.75  
Overtime
$18.88 - $51.65  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$974 - $14,899  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,600  
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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$41,083 - $95,945  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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Pay by Experience Level for Network Engineer, IT

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


For IT Network Engineers with Switching and Routing skills, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $61K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $69K. IT Network Engineers with Switching and Routing skills bring in $74K after working for 10 to 20 years. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $78K on average.

Key Stats for Network Engineer, IT

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Network Engineer, IT Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$66,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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