The average salary for a Sr. Network Engineer in India is Rs 702,272.
MEDIAN Rs 702,272
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Job Description for Sr. Network Engineer
Senior network engineers design and create computer networks within an organization and ensure that they are working properly. In some cases, they also maintain networks for third-party clients. The network should be balanced so that it works well and data flows easily; when networks are not functioning properly, the network engineer must use problem-solving skills to find a solution. It is also important to back up the systems so they can be easily restored. Some senior network engineers are r…Read more
Sr. Network Engineer Tasks
- Install, configure and troubleshoot network architecture.
- Monitor and diagnose performance issues with network architecture.
- Design and implement business solutions using network equipment.
- Design, write and update system documentation and network diagrams.
Popular Employer Salaries for Sr. Network Engineer
The top respondents for the job title Sr. Network Engineer are from the companies Ericsson Inc., Dimension Data and Cisco Systems Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Cisco Systems Inc where the average pay is Rs 1,179,162. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Vodafone and Cognizant, earning around Rs 826,698 and Rs 819,000, respectively. Wipro pays the lowest at around Rs 400,000. Techmahindra Ltd and Ericsson Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying Rs 550,000 and Rs 680,171, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Sr. Network Engineer
Switching and Routing
Network Management / Administration
Network Security Management
Skills in Cisco Networking, Switching and Routing, Network Management / Administration, Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration and Network Security Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Network Engineer
An early career Sr. Network Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 502,790 based on 178 salaries. A mid-career Sr. Network Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 771,866 based on 340 salaries. An experienced Sr. Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 988,772 based on 98 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Sr. Network Engineer in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 21.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Noida, Uttar Pradesh (6.8% more) and Pune, Maharashtra (4.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mumbai, Maharashtra (22.6% less), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (15.3% less) and Delhi, Delhi (15.3% less).
Years of Experience
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