Average Network Technician Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$21.62
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$2,750
Bonus
$2,750
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The average hourly pay for a Network Technician in Houston, Texas is $21.62.
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$14.85
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$21.62
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$30.79
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90%
MEDIAN $21.62
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $31
Bonus
$0 - $2,750
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2,750
Total Pay
$31,682 - $73,791

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Job Description for Network Technician

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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Network Technician. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Network Technician
Network Administrator
Sr. Network Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Network Technician Job Listings

Popular Skills for Network Technician

Skills in Troubleshooting, Cisco Networking and Telecommunications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Support.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Technician

An early career Network Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.63 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Network Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.00 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Network Technician in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 17.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (11.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (21.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (6.7% less) and Orlando, Florida (6.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 20 survey responses.
Early Career
70.0%
Mid Career
30.0%