Average Mid-Career Network Engineer with Network Architecture / Design Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$77,585
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$2,150
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Network Engineer with Network Architecture / Design skills in Chicago, Illinois is $77,585.
10%
$41k
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$78k
90%
$125k
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$41k - $125k
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$43k - $126k

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Popular Skills for Network Engineer

Skills in Switching and Routing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Support, Network Management / Administration, Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration and Cisco Networking.

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 $67,604 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,566 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Network Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (20.9% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (10.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (13.1% less) and Tampa, Florida (5.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Early Career
70.8%
Experienced
29.2%