Average Network Operations Manager Salary

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The average salary for a Network Operations Manager is $87,948.
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$58k - $124k
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$57k - $130k

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Job Description for Network Operations Manager

Network Operations Manager Tasks
  • Plan, direct, maintain and coordinate network installation, maintenance, and operations.
  • Manage network team and create troubleshooting and maintenance protocols.
  • Select hardware, software, and vendors according to organizational needs and budget.
  • Configure, monitor, troubleshoot, and problem solve network problems.

Job Satisfaction for Network Operations Manager

4.1 out of 5
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Popular Employer Salaries for Network Operations Manager

The top respondents for the job title Network Operations Manager are from the companies The Knowland Group, AT&T Inc. and CenturyLink. Reported salaries are highest at AT&T Inc. where the average pay is $85,500. CenturyLink pays the lowest at around $77,940.

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Popular Skills for Network Operations Manager

Skills in IT Security & Infrastructure and Cisco Networking are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, Operations Management and Network Management / Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Operations Manager

An entry-level Network Operations Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,153 based on 19 salaries. An early career Network Operations Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,735 based on 52 salaries. A mid-career Network Operations Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $83,996 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Network Operations Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,004 based on 156 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $101,180.
Employees with Network Operations Manager in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 27.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (23.9% more) and Seattle, Washington (14.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (9.0% less), Orlando, Florida (9.0% less) and Chicago, Illinois (3.4% less).

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