The average salary for an Experienced Network Administrator in Canada is C$65,696.
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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 Network Management / Administration, Microsoft Active Directory, Windows Server 2012 R2, Cisco Networking and VMware ESX are correlated to pay that is above average.
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$43,726 based on 29 salaries. An early career Network Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$51,261 based on 232 salaries. A mid-career Network Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,668 based on 220 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$64,630.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Network Administrator in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 12.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Edmonton, Alberta (5.7% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (1.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (11.3% less), Kitchener, Ontario (1.1% less) and Montréal, Québec (0.5% less).
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