The average salary for a Network Administrator in Mississauga, Ontario is C$52,072 per year. A skill in Cisco Networking is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience strongly influences income for this job.

C$30,201 - C$75,864
C$30K
C$50K
C$76K
MEDIAN: C$49,979
10%
50%
90%
C$15.00 - C$26.90
C$26
MEDIAN: C$25.95
50%
C$0C$75K
Salary C$30,201 - C$75,864
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C$29,696 - C$74,367
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data C$0C$26
Hourly Rate C$25.95
Annual Data C$0C$74K
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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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C$29,696 - C$74,367
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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 2018 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.

Network Administrator Job Listings

Key Stats for Network Administrator

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Network Administrator Salaries

Experienced
▲40%

Mid-Career
▲12%

National Average
C$51,000

Entry-Level
▼18%

Skills That Affect Network Administrator Salaries

Cisco Networking
▲31%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲11%

Network Management / Administration
▲10%

Microsoft Exchange
▼0%

National Average
C$51,000

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼16%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼19%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 17%