The average salary for a Network Administrator with Network Management / Administration skills in Canada is C$58,453.
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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 gen…Read more
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
Microsoft Active Directory
Windows Server 2012 R2
Skills in Cisco Networking, VMware ESX and Microsoft Exchange are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Windows Server 2012 R2 and Microsoft Active Directory.
Pay by Experience Level for Network Administrator
An entry-level Network Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$41,761 based on 7 salaries. An early career Network Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$51,894 based on 108 salaries. A mid-career Network Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,256 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Network Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$65,944 based on 117 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$61,897.
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Employees with Network Administrator in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 10.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (7.4% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (2.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (11.8% less) and Montréal, Québec (2.2% less).
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