Network Support Engineer Salary

Men make up the majority of Network Support Engineers in the United States, bringing in about $57K per year. Total incomes of Network Support Engineers incorporate potential for, in a few cases, more than $10K from bonuses and close to $23K from profit sharing; these performance components cause packages to range between $38K and $96K. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Most Network Support Engineers report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$38,543 - $90,030
(Median)
$39K
$57K
$90K
MEDIAN: $56,904
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$16.41 - $39.48
(Median)
$16
$24
$39
MEDIAN: $24.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$38,543 - $90,030  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,213  
Profit Sharing
$970 - $22,669  
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).
)
$38,225 - $95,761  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 217
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$16.41 - $39.48  
   
Overtime
$21.53 - $60.32  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,213  
   
Profit Sharing
$970 - $22,669  
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).
)
$38,225 - $95,761  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 49
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Network Support Engineer

A network support engineer is a position in the information technology (IT) field concerned mostly with the development and ongoing upkeep of various Internet, intranet, and online storage capabilities for a company. They normally work for larger companies that rely on online connectivity to do business. The engineer may be concerned with two aspects of network functionality. For companies that rely on online retail sales from outside customers, the quality of servers provide access to the Internet at large is important. The engineer must work to ensure there are redundant systems that keep the site online at all times.

Read More...

Network Support Engineer Tasks

  • Provide high quality customer service, including training and offering preventative solutions.
  • Assess technical needs and metrics to provide strategic assessments and reports.
  • Identify, replicate, and troubleshoot to resolve customer network problems.
  • Document all customer interaction, including configuration and network requirements.

Common Career Paths for Network Support Engineer


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px


Network Support Engineers' salaries may rise greatly for those who assume a higher-end position such as a Senior Network Engineer. The average Senior Network Engineer brings home $89K per year.

Network Support Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Network Support Engineer


Network Support Engineers report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Switching and Routing, Network Support, Troubleshooting, and Network Management / Administration are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 7 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking. It is often found that people who know Network Support are also skilled in Cisco Networking and Network Management / Administration.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Network Support Engineer Salaries



National Average
$57,000


Skills That Affect Network Support Engineer Salaries


Network Support
up arrow 4%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 4%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 1%

Cisco Networking
0%

National Average
$57,000

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 14%
ADVERTISEMENT