Network Engineer with Network Architecture / Design Skills Salary

Network Engineers with Network Architecture / Design skills take home approximately $75K annually on average. Total cash compensation to Network Engineers with Network Architecture / Design skills bottoms out near $49K and approaches $114K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $14K from bonuses and almost $9K from profit sharing. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is residence, though the specific employer and experience level have a (lesser) impact as well. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most Network Engineers with Network Architecture / Design skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$50,706 - $109,903
$51K
$75K
$110K
MEDIAN: $75,111
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50%
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$17.31 - $49.39
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$28
$49
MEDIAN: $27.69
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$0$113K
Salary $50,706 - $109,903
Bonus $489.36 - $13,798
Profit Sharing $1,021 - $8,808
Commission $11,100
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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$49,190 - $113,677
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,007
Hourly Data $0$64
Hourly Rate $17.31 - $49.39
Overtime $23.26 - $64.06
Annual Data $0$113K
Bonus $489.36 - $13,798
Commission $11,100
Profit Sharing $1,021 - $8,808
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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$49,190 - $113,677
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 130

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Network Engineers with Network Architecture / Design skills seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Cisco Systems Inc, where the average salary comes to $100K.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Network Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Network Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 425 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Network Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 467 salaries. An experienced Network Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 416 salaries. A Network Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 122 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $75,078

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Network Engineers with Network Architecture / Design skills, busy San Francisco offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 34 percent above the national average. Network Engineers with Network Architecture / Design skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Jose (+33 percent), Seattle (+27 percent), New York (+24 percent), and Raleigh (+23 percent). The lowest-paying market is Milwaukee, which sits 24 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Houston and Miami (12 percent lower and 8 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Network Engineer

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 234 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Network Engineer Salaries

▲23%

▲13%

▲3%

National Average
$75,000

▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 234 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 13%
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