$54,926
Avg. Salary
$21.65
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,948

Bonus

$2,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Network Specialist is $21.65 per hour.

The average pay for a Network Specialist is $54,926 per year.

10%
$15.19
10%
$21.65
50%
$31.79
90%
90%
MEDIAN $21.65
10%
$39k
10%
$55k
50%
$84k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $54,926
$38,638 - $83,666
$39K
$55K
$84K
MEDIAN: $54,926
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.19 - $31.79
$15
$22
$32
MEDIAN: $21.65
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$83K
Salary $38,638 - $83,666
Bonus $96.35 - $6,926
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,891
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$36,483 - $81,893
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 432
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $15.19 - $31.79
Hourly Tips $0.48
Overtime $21.24 - $51.25
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $96.35 - $6,926
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,891
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$36,483 - $81,893
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 184

Job Description for Network Specialist

A network specialist works in a company’s information technology (IT) department to ensure constant connectivity. The network specialist makes sure that employees who rely on a company intranet can communicate with one another. For companies that rely on an Internet presence with customers, the network specialist also ensures that the company’s website and e-commerce infrastructure works at all times.

Read More...
Network Specialist Tasks
  • Administrate and setup of all user accounts to access the network and email.
  • Setup and support all network equipment including servers, PC's, printers and LAN equipment.
  • Maintain daily and monthly backups of servers ensuring data integrity.
  • Installing phones, phone lines and troubleshooting problems with telephone communications.
  • Install and troubleshoot problems with all software installed on company computer equipment.

Common Career Paths for Network Specialist


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px

Network Specialist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Network Specialist

Pay by Experience Level for Network Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Network Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Network Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 177 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Network Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 101 salaries. An experienced Network Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 96 salaries. A Network Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 30 salaries.

Network Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Network Specialist?

Network Specialist in Lafayette:
"Great Work\Little Pay."
Pros: I have the freedom to do what I need to do to get my job done.
Cons: I am underpaid by a lot.

Network Specialist in Chicago:
"Gaming Engineer."
Pros: M2M technology with exposure to IP environment and Linux systems administration.
Cons: At times it can be slow and redundant.

Network Specialist in Jacksonville:
"Flexible Learning Environment."
Pros: Learning environment is positive and always has room for growth. Mentally simulating figuring out Networking problems whether its related to an IP scheme or inputting commands in order to interconnect all devices and end users.
Cons: The parking space is always crowded.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Network Specialist

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 110 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Network Specialist Salaries

▲30%

▲12%

National Average
$53,000

▼1%

▼8%

Skills That Affect Network Specialist Salaries

Project Management
▲24%


Windows Server 2012 R2
▲6%


Windows Server 2008 R2
▲5%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▲2%

National Average
$53,000


Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 110 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 10%