Network Operations Specialist Salary

Network Operations Specialists in the United States take home an average $54K annually. Most Network Operations Specialists like their work and job satisfaction is high. The majority of Network Operations Specialists (67 percent) survey respondents are male. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$37,187 - $81,264
(Median)
$37K
$54K
$81K
MEDIAN: $54,088
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$15.10 - $34.41
(Median)
$15
$21
$34
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$37,187 - $81,264  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,039  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$34,257 - $80,610  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 82
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $34.41  
   
Overtime
$19.20 - $54.25  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,039  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$34,257 - $80,610  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 40
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Job Description for Network Operations Specialist

  • Troubleshoot, classify, and resolve problems, analyze trends, and recommend changes.
  • Document current state, trouble tickets, performance reports, network faults, and recommendations.
  • Monitor, upgrade, and maintain networks to ensure smooth flow of operations.

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Network Operations Specialists note just a narrow range of job skills. Those who have experience with Cisco Networking, Network Support, and Network Management / Administration can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Network Management / Administration and Network Support.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Operations Specialist

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


Network Operations Specialists with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. In this position, someone who has worked for fewer than five years can expect a median salary of $49K. The median for people with five to 10 years of experience is only a little bit higher at $51K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Network Operations Specialists make a median salary of $65K. In the end, more experience does seem to mean larger paychecks; seasoned Network Operations Specialists with more than 20 years of experience earn a predictably higher median salary of $70K.

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Experience Affects Network Operations Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%

Experienced
up arrow 24%

National Average
$53,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%


Skills That Affect Network Operations Specialist Salaries

Cisco Networking
up arrow 17%

National Average
$53,000

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 5%

Network Support
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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