Entry-Level Network Operations Center (NOC) Technician Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Network Operations Center Technicians sits in the ballpark of $17.47 per hour. Total cash compensation to Entry-Level Network Operations Center Technicians approaches anywhere from $30K on the lower end to $57K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $5K from bonuses and upwards of $4K from profit sharing. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Network Operations Center Technicians is high. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Male Entry-Level Network Operations Center Technicians far outnumber their female contemporaries among those who completed the questionnaire. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$33,143 - $59,587
$33K
$44K
$60K
MEDIAN: $43,629
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$13.78 - $24.85
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MEDIAN: $17.47
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$0$59K
Salary $33,143 - $59,587
Bonus $0.00 - $5,480
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $3,576
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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$30,346 - $57,260
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 162
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $13.78 - $24.85
Overtime $19.59 - $37.81
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,480
Profit Sharing $-0.50 - $3,576
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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$30,346 - $57,260
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 258

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,631

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

For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Network Operations Center Technicians in Chicago enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 27 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Network Operations Center Technicians will also find cushy salaries in Phoenix (+18 percent), Minneapolis (+17 percent), Austin (+14 percent), and Raleigh (+14 percent). Entry-Level Network Operations Center Technicians in Indianapolis take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 23 percent less than the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Los Angeles and Cincinnati (15 percent lower and 13 percent lower, respectively).

Network Operations Center (NOC) Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Network Operations Center (NOC) Technician in Lakewood:
This is a fast paced environment. Always need to be aware and on point. Monitor networks as well as pipelines.

Key Stats for Network Operations Center (NOC) Technician

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Network Operations Center (NOC) Technician Salaries

Linux
▲11%

Customer Service
▲7%

Network Management / Administration
▲6%

Switching and Routing
▲5%

Telecommunications
▲4%

Cisco Networking
▲2%

Troubleshooting
▼0%

National Average
$41,000

Systems Troubleshooting
▼1%


Windows 2003 Server
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 19%
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