Network Specialist Salary

The average pay for a Network Specialist is $53,013 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Cisco Networking is associated with high pay for this job.

$35,619 - $81,104
(Median)
$36K
$53K
$81K
MEDIAN: $53,012
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$14.49 - $32.36
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$21
$32
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$35,619 - $81,104  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,000  
Profit Sharing
$525 - $4,500  
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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$34,623 - $79,949  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 355
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.49 - $32.36  
   
Overtime
$20.46 - $45.51  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$525 - $4,500  
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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$34,623 - $79,949  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 117
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Job Description for Network Specialist

A network specialist works in a company’s information technology (IT) department to ensure constant connectivity. The network specialist makes sure that employees who rely on a company intranet can communicate with one another. For companies that rely on an Internet presence with customers, the network specialist also ensures that the company’s website and e-commerce infrastructure works at all times.

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Network Specialist Tasks

  • Install and troubleshoot problems with all software installed on company computer equipment.
  • Setup and support all network equipment including servers, PC’s, printers and LAN equipment.
  • Installing phones, phone lines and troubleshooting problems with telephone communications.
  • Administrate and setup of all user accounts to access the network and email.
  • Maintain daily and monthly backups of servers ensuring data integrity.

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Pay by Experience Level for Network Specialist

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Network Specialist Reviews

What is it like working as a Network Specialist?

Network Specialist in Jacksonville:
"Flexible Learning Environment."
Pros: Learning environment is positive and always has room for growth. Mentally simulating figuring out Networking problems whether its related to an IP scheme or inputting commands in order to interconnect all devices and end users.
Cons: The parking space is always crowded.

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Experience Affects Network Specialist Salaries




National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Network Specialist Salaries


Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 6%

National Average
$51,000

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 1%

Network Support
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Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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