Average Mid-Career Network Engineer with Network Management / Administration Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$73,703
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Network Engineer with Network Management / Administration skills in Chicago, Illinois is $73,703.
10%
$52k
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$74k
90%
$92k
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$52k - $92k
Bonus
$1k - $3k
Total Pay
$53k - $124k

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Popular Skills for Network Engineer

Skills in Cisco Networking, Switching and Routing, Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration, Network Support and Network Architecture / Design are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Engineer

An early career Network Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,958 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,643 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,000.
Employees with Network Engineer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 16.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (12.7% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (7.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (4.8% less) and Columbus, Ohio (1.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 41 survey responses.
Early Career
61.0%
Experienced
22.0%
Late Career
17.1%