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Average Network Engineer Salary in India

₹324,736
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
₹29,014
Bonus
₹30,000
Commission
₹19,813
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Network Engineer in India is ₹324,736.
10%
₹159k
MEDIAN
₹325k
90%
₹807k
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₹159k - ₹807k
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₹4k - ₹120k
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₹502 - ₹154k
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What Do Network Engineers Do?

Popular Employer Salaries for Network Engineer

The top respondents for the job title Network Engineer are from the companies HCL Technologies Ltd., Ericsson Inc. and Cisco Systems Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Cisco Systems Inc where the average pay is ₹610,419. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Jio and Ericsson Inc., earning around ₹407,382 and ₹401,348, respectively. Sify pays the lowest at around ₹181,897. Tata Communications Ltd and Wipro Technologies Ltd. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying ₹244,898 and ₹258,383, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Network Engineers?

Skills in Cisco Networking, Switching and Routing, Network Management / Administration and Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Support.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Network Engineers?

An entry-level Network Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹249,318 based on 478 salaries. An early career Network Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹302,678 based on 2,177 salaries. A mid-career Network Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹559,327 based on 587 salaries. An experienced Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹849,428 based on 159 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of ₹600,000.
Employees with Network Engineer in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 24.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Gurgaon, Haryana (21.7% more) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (8.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New Delhi, Delhi (10.3% less), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (8.7% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (3.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,408 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.0%
Early Career
63.9%
Mid Career
17.2%
Experienced
4.7%
Late Career
0.2%

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