The average salary for an Entry-Level Network Engineer in Australia is AU$57,858.
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Job Description for Network Engineer
The work of network engineers revolves around their employers' computer network designs and implementations, and they are salaried instead of paid on an hourly basis. They generally work in offices to troubleshoot problems related to their company’s enterprise-wide network, and they must ensure that their systems' security and firewall software is up-to-date. Network engineers must be knowledgeable of a variety of networking technologies, such as routing, cryptographic tunneling, firewalls, and…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Network Engineer
An early career Network Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$67,732 based on 217 salaries. A mid-career Network Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$83,386 based on 225 salaries. An experienced Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$91,641 based on 151 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$110,015.
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