AU$69,279
Avg. Salary
AU$31.96
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$3,000

Bonus

AU$983

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Network Administrator is AU$31.96 per hour.

The average pay for a Network Administrator is AU$69,279 per year.

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MEDIAN AU$69,279
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MEDIAN: AU$69,279
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Salary AU$45,792 - AU$93,532
Bonus AU$483 - AU$8,122
Profit Sharing AU$983
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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AU$47,426 - AU$94,445
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 149
Hourly Data AU$0AU$47
Hourly Rate AU$24.04 - AU$40.52
Overtime AU$47.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$94K
Bonus AU$483 - AU$8,122
Profit Sharing AU$983
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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AU$47,426 - AU$94,445
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 23 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Network Administrator

Network administrators are responsible for the upkeep of computer hardware and software systems. They usually focus on the network components within their company. In some cases it is the responsibility of network administrators to design and implement new networks. Although some of the responsibilities for network administrators may vary depending on the size and locations of the company they work for, there are still some common responsibilities that all administrators will share. They are generally in charge of network address assignments, management and implementation of protocols. They also handle the maintenance of networks and file servers. When working for smaller companies, network administrators are also usually in charge of conducting maintenance on computers, printer, routers, smartphones, etc. Their duties include network monitoring, testing for weaknesses, handling updates, installing and implementing security programs, and evaluating network management software. Network administrators are also responsible for ensuring that the network used by the organization is working effectively and is properly maintained. Administrators who work for smaller companies also have the responsibility of making sure that licenses are paid for and up to date, checking for security breaches, and maintaining proper installations and applications. In order to become a network administrator it is important to have extensive technical knowledge. It is also important to have a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, mathematics, or another related field. Working as a network administrator can be stimulating and exciting for those with an interest in technology and computer networks. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)

Network Administrator Tasks
  • Perform delivery, physical setup, installation, troubleshooting and repair of all hardware and software.
  • Train users on software applications, systems, AV, and telecom systems.
  • Maintain telecom system, including telecom, handsets, and company PDA's.
  • Maintain IT inventories updating schedules as needed and properly disposing of equipment.

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Popular Skills for Network Administrator

Pay by Experience Level for Network Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Network Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Network Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 104 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Network Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$68,000 based on 90 salaries. An experienced Network Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 52 salaries. A Network Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$70,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: AU$69,722

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

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Q: What is it like working as a Network Administrator?

Network Administrator in Hornsby:
"Great working in Hornsby."
Pros: Close to home
Cons: Not applicable

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Key Stats for Network Administrator

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Network Administrator Salaries

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
AU$70,000

▼2%

▼16%

Skills That Affect Network Administrator Salaries

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 11%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 89%