Network Administrator in Baltimore, Maryland Salary

How much does a Network Administrator make in Baltimore, MD? In Baltimore, a Network Administrator earns an average of $63,325 per year. This is 8% above the national average for a Network Administrator which is $57,969 per year. Salaries for a Network Administrator in Baltimore range from $49,316 annually to $76,110 annually. Total Annual Compensation, which includes salary, bonus, and overtime for a Network Administrator in Baltimore ranges from $41,763 to $81,127 annually. Among those reporting, there is an average job satisfaction rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Men make up a majority of the Network Administrator workforce in Baltimore among those reporting — 100 percent to be exact. In Baltimore, a Network Administrator often enjoys medical and dental benefits provided by their employer.

$49,316 - $76,110
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MEDIAN: $63,325
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Salary $49,316 - $76,110
Bonus $3,250
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$41,763 - $81,127
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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 generally in charge of network address assignments, management and implementation of protocols. They also handle the maintenance of networks and file servers. When working for smaller companies, network administrators are also usually in charge of conducting maintenance on computers, printer, routers, smartphones, etc. Their duties include network monitoring, testing for weaknesses, handling updates, installing and implementing security programs, and evaluating network management software. Network administrators are also responsible for ensuring that the network used by the organization is working effectively and is properly maintained. Administrators who work for smaller companies also have the responsibility of making sure that licenses are paid for and up to date, checking for security breaches, and maintaining proper installations and applications. In order to become a network administrator it is important to have extensive technical knowledge. It is also important to have a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, mathematics, or another related field. Working as a network administrator can be stimulating and exciting for those with an interest in technology and computer networks. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)


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.

About Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore city, Maryland
621,849
Male:
294,027 (47.3%)
Female:
327,822 (52.7%)
Baltimore (/ˈbɔːltᵻˌmɔːr/, locally: [ˈbɔɫ.mɔɻ]) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Maryland, and the 29th-most populous city in the country. It was established by the Constitution of Maryland and is not part of any county; thus, it is the largest independent city in the United States. Baltimore has more public monuments per capita than any other city in the country and is home to some of the earliest National Register historic districts in the nation, including Fell's Point (1969), Federal Hill (1970) and Mount Vernon Place (1971). More than 65,000 properties, or roughly one in three buildings in the city, are listed on the National Register, more than any other city in the nation. Founded in 1729, Baltimore is the second largest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic. Baltimore's Inner Harbor was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants to the United States and a major manufacturing center. After...
Baltimore:
$44,165
Maryland:
$75,847
$981
Baltimore:
$155,600
Maryland:
$299,800
6.0%

Network Administrator Job Listings

Key Stats for Network Administrator

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Network Administrator Salaries

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$65,000

Experienced
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Network Administrator Salaries

Windows Operating System General Use
▲1%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼0%

National Average
$65,000

Network Support
▼2%

Network Management / Administration
▼5%

Cisco Networking
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 24%