Network Administrator in Cincinnati, Ohio Salary

A Network Administrator in Cincinnati, Ohio earns an average salary of $53,686 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Network Management / Administration and Network Support.

$42,426 - $79,521
$42K
$56K
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MEDIAN: $55,623
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Salary $42,426 - $79,521
Bonus $4,900
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$43,178 - $82,220
  • 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 Cincinnati, Ohio

Hamilton County, Ohio
298,537
Male:
143,654 (48.1%)
Female:
154,883 (51.9%)
Cincinnati (/ˌsɪnsᵻˈnæti/ SIN-si-NAT-ee) is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio that serves as county seat of Hamilton County. Settled in 1788, the city is located on the north side of the confluence of the Licking with the Ohio River. With a population of 298,550, Cincinnati is the third-largest city in Ohio and the 65th-largest city in the United States. Its metropolitan statistical area is the 28th-largest in the United States and the largest centered in Ohio. The city is also part of the larger Cincinnati–Middletown–Wilmington combined statistical area, which had a population of 2,172,191 in the 2010 census. In the early 19th century, Cincinnati was an American boomtown in the heart of the country; it rivaled the larger coastal cities in size and wealth. Throughout much of the 19th century, it was listed among the top 10 U.S. cities by population, surpassed only by New Orleans and the older,...
Cincinnati:
$35,001
Ohio:
$51,075
$658
Cincinnati:
$119,000
Ohio:
$136,400
6.7%

Network Administrator Job Listings

Key Stats for Network Administrator

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
35%

Experience Affects Network Administrator Salaries

Experienced
▲22%

National Average
$57,000

Mid-Career
▼7%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Skills That Affect Network Administrator Salaries

Network Management / Administration
▲7%

Network Support
▲5%

Cisco Networking
▲3%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼0%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼0%

National Average
$57,000

Windows Server 2008 R2
▼6%

Microsoft Exchange
▼7%

Microsoft Office
▼25%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 8%