Average Network Support Engineer Salary

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The average salary for a Network Support Engineer is $64,316.
MEDIAN $64,316
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$44k - $89k
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$150 - $4k
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$40k - $94k

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Job Description for Network Support Engineer

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

The top respondents for the job title Network Support Engineer are from the companies Cisco Systems Inc, Meraki and AT&T Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Visa, Inc. where the average pay is $99,333. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Meraki and Cisco Systems Inc, earning around $77,092 and $76,431, respectively. Southern Graphic Systems Inc pays the lowest at around $55,000. F5 Networks, Inc. and AT&T Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $67,467 and $70,173, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Network Support Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Network Support Engineer
Network Engineer
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Popular Skills for Network Support Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Management / Administration, Cisco Networking, Switching and Routing, Troubleshooting and Network Support.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Support Engineer

An entry-level Network Support Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $62,165 based on 42 salaries. An early career Network Support Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,577 based on 147 salaries. A mid-career Network Support Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,697 based on 75 salaries. An experienced Network Support Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,002 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $70,293.
Employees with Network Support Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 19.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (16.6% more) and New York, New York (12.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Louisville, Kentucky (13.9% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (8.4% less).

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