An Entry-Level Network Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 261,471 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Network Management / Administration, IP Network, Windows Operating System General Use, Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration, and Microsoft Word.

Rs 121,252 - Rs 507,895
Rs 120K
Rs 270K
Rs 510K
MEDIAN: Rs 268,772
Rs 0Rs 524K
Salary Rs 121,252 - Rs 507,895
Bonus Rs 1,002 - Rs 73,175
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 40,268
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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).
Rs 122,224 - Rs 524,573
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 397

Job Description for Network Engineer

The work of network engineers revolves around their employers' computer network designs and implementations, and they are salaried instead of paid on an hourly basis. They generally work in offices to troubleshoot problems related to their company’s enterprise-wide network, and they must ensure that their systems' security and firewall software is up-to-date.


Network Engineer Tasks

  • Plan, design, and troubleshoot local and wide area network infrastructure, including routers, firewalls, switches, gateways, DNS servers, DHCP servers, clustering solutions, and related hardware, software, and services.
  • Test and document system behavior, performance, and security.
  • Providing tier 4 support and network disaster recovery expertise.

Network Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Network Engineer


10 %
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Network Engineer Salaries

Network Management / Administration

IP Network

Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration

Windows Operating System General Use

Microsoft Word

Cisco Networking

Internet Information Server (IIS)

Switching and Routing

National Average
Rs 276,000

Network Support


Microsoft Office

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking

Network Security Management


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.


10 %
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 31%