The average salary for a Network Administrator, LAN / WAN in India is Rs 490,565.
MEDIAN Rs 490,565
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Rs 143k - Rs 820k
Rs 5 - Rs 51k
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Job Description for Network Administrator, LAN / WAN
Network administrators (LAN/WAN) are responsible for maintaining computing environments, identifying system requirements, handling repairs, installing upgrades, and monitoring network operations and efficiency for their organizations. They also confer with end-users and management, set up permissions and workstations, access protocols, perform security upgrades, and patch critical vulnerabilities in network systems. These administrators work with vendors to fine-tune network stability and usefu…Read more
Network Administrator, LAN / WAN Tasks
- Oversee network infrastructure and monitor system reliability and performance.
- Plan and implement network security, set up firewalls, manage host security, apply cryptography to network applications, and regulate file permissions.
- Investigate, recommend, and install enhancements and operating procedures that regulate network availability.
- Support operating capability of networks, both wireless and wired.
- Respond to unplanned events that adversely affect the network or computing environment.
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Popular Skills for Network Administrator, LAN / WAN
Network Management / Administration
Skills in Cisco Networking and IP Network are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Management / Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Network Administrator, LAN / WAN
An entry-level Network Administrator, LAN / WAN with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 328,000 based on 12 salaries. An early career Network Administrator, LAN / WAN with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 320,000 based on 26 salaries. A mid-career Network Administrator, LAN / WAN with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 610,419 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Network Administrator, LAN / WAN with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 800,000 based on 5 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Network Administrator, LAN / WAN in their job title in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earn an average of 68.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (20.2% more) and Pune, Maharashtra (8.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (63.3% less).
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