$62,335
Avg. Salary
$22.82
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,504

Bonus

$3,000

Profit Sharing

$6,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Network Support Engineer is $22.82 per hour.

The average pay for a Network Support Engineer is $62,335 per year.

10%
$13.23
10%
$22.82
50%
$35.32
90%
90%
MEDIAN $22.82
10%
$43k
10%
$62k
50%
$89k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $62,335
$42,577 - $88,635
$43K
$62K
$89K
MEDIAN: $62,335
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50%
90%

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$13.23 - $35.32
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$0$91K
Salary $42,577 - $88,635
Bonus $1,017 - $9,775
Profit Sharing $3,000
Commission $6,000
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).
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$39,735 - $91,375
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 239
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $13.23 - $35.32
Overtime $20.09 - $59.51
Annual Data $0$91K
Bonus $1,017 - $9,775
Commission $6,000
Profit Sharing $3,000
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).
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$39,735 - $91,375
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

Job Description for Network Support Engineer

A network support engineer is a position in the information technology (IT) field concerned mostly with the development and ongoing upkeep of various Internet, intranet, and online storage capabilities for a company. They normally work for larger companies that rely on online connectivity to do business. The engineer may be concerned with two aspects of network functionality. For companies that rely on online retail sales from outside customers, the quality of servers provide access to the Internet at large is important. The engineer must work to ensure there are redundant systems that keep the site online at all times.

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Network Support Engineer Tasks
  • Identify, replicate, and troubleshoot to resolve customer network problems.
  • Document all customer interaction, including configuration and network requirements.
  • Provide high quality customer service, including training and offering preventative solutions.
  • Assess technical needs and metrics to provide strategic assessments and reports.

Popular Employer Salaries for Network Support Engineer


Those at F5 Networks, Inc. can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $76K.

Southern Graphic Systems Inc offers the lowest pay in the field with a median salary of just $55K. There's also little variation in pay at the company, with pay ranging from $53K to $57K.

Common Career Paths for Network Support Engineer


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For Network Support Engineers, progressing to a Senior Network Engineer role may result in a significant raise. On average, a Senior Network Engineer can earn $90K annually.

Network Support Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Network Support Engineer


Survey results suggest that Network Support Engineers put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Network Management / Administration, Network Support, Troubleshooting, and Switching and Routing are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 5 percent and 7 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking and Cisco Networking. Most people familiar with Network Support also know Cisco Networking and Network Management / Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Support Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Network Support Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Network Support Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 95 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Network Support Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Network Support Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 29 salaries. A Network Support Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $61,935

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Network Support Engineers, busy San Francisco offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 34 percent above the national average. Network Support Engineers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+28 percent), New York (+26 percent), Spokane (+26 percent), and Atlanta (+12 percent). Trailing the national average by 7 percent, Louisville is the market with the smallest paychecks.

Network Support Engineer Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Network Support Engineer?

Network Support Engineer in Los Angeles:
"Consider your happiness."
It is imperative that you find work that brings you joy. Being miserable for 8 or more hours a day will not only drag you down, it will generally cause slippage and quality of your work. At some point, you'll stop caring about the job and that helps no one.

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Key Stats for Network Support Engineer

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Network Support Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

▲22%

▲2%

National Average
$62,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Network Support Engineer Salaries





National Average
$62,000


Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 12%