The average hourly pay for a Network Technician at CenturyLink is $31.97.
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Job Description for Network Technician
Network technicians work with vendors, programmers, and customers to aid with installation and troubleshooting needs. Some other key tasks that network technicians perform include (but are not limited to): troubleshooting hardware, software and network problems; configuring and installing operating systems; training users; installing and troubleshooting network cable infrastructure; and writing scripts and creating files to enhance operating systems. Network technicians should possess the follow…Read more
Network Technician Tasks
- Maintain the LAN which includes daily monitoring for system failures, performing daily data backups and network performance tracking.
- Diagnose wiring problems and resolve them.
- Prepare price quotes for customers for standard PC hardware, software and peripheral equipment.
- Analyze problems and define solutions for existing network issues.
- Respond to troubleshoot and repair failures preventing customer access to critical applications throughout the organization.
Popular Employer Salaries for Network Technician
The top respondents for the job title Network Technician are from the companies Comcast Cable, Inc., AT&T Inc. and Windstream Communications, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Verizon Communications, Inc. where the average pay is $35.49. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Windstream Communications, Inc. and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $29.34 and $27.77, respectively. Cox Communications, Inc. pays the lowest at around $20.00. Charter Communications, Inc. and AT&T Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $21.50 and $22.78, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Network Technician
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Troubleshooting and Telecommunications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Switching and Routing and Network Support.
Pay by Experience Level for Network Technician
An experienced Network Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $32.09 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $32.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 12 survey responses.
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