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Network Engineer, IT Salary

The average salary for a Network Engineer, IT is $62,662 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$40,733 - $88,151
(Median)
$41K
$63K
$88K
MEDIAN: $62,661
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$13.99 - $41.66
(Median)
$14
$25
$42
MEDIAN: $24.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$40,733 - $88,151  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,180  
Profit Sharing
$297.99 - $13,087  
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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$39,403 - $90,497  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 762
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.99 - $41.66  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $45.72  
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$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,180  
   
Profit Sharing
$297.99 - $13,087  
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).
)
$39,403 - $90,497  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 125
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Job Description for Network Engineer, IT

Information technology (IT) network engineers are responsible for creating effective system networking solutions for their organization. They are in charge of designing more efficient computer network alternatives, as well as installing software applications that make faster connections between organizational servers and client machines. IT network engineers also solve interoperability problems and strive to increase end-user satisfaction. They upgrade networking equipment, as well as plan and use computer engineering solutions to decrease security risks.

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Network Engineer, IT Tasks

  • 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.

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What is it like working as a Network Engineer, IT?

Network Engineer, IT in Washington:
"Network Engineer Pay Scale."
Pros: Flexible hours, training and education reimbursement, health benefits.
Cons: On call rotation.

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Experience Affects Network Engineer, IT Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%



National Average
$63,000


Skills That Affect Network Engineer, IT Salaries


VoIP
up arrow 7%



Network Management / Administration
up arrow 2%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 2%

Cisco Networking
up arrow 1%

IT Security & Infrastructure
up arrow 1%

Troubleshooting
0%

Linux
0%

National Average
$63,000

Network Support
up arrow 2%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 12%


Microsoft Exchange
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 165 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 9%
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