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Average Network Technician with Cisco Networking Skills Hourly Pay

$20.34
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$1,800
Bonus
$1,500
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The average hourly pay for a Network Technician with Cisco Networking skills is $20.34.
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$14.73
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$20.34
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$30.15
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$15 - $30
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$247 - $6,099
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$0 - $6,254
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$32,340 - $68,943
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What Do Network Technicians Do?

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 Lake County, Amazon.com Inc and Atlantic Broadband. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $30.43. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Charter Communications, Inc. and Windstream Communications, Inc., earning around $27.34 and $26.00, respectively. Lake County pays the lowest at around $14.00. Comcast Cable, Inc. and Atlantic Broadband also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $18.43 and $20.25, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Network Technicians?

Skills in Network Support, Troubleshooting, Network Management / Administration and Switching and Routing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Hardware Technician.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Network Technicians?

An entry-level Network Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.08 based on 88 salaries. An early career Network Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.67 based on 668 salaries. A mid-career Network Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.32 based on 304 salaries. An experienced Network Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28.18 based on 172 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $29.
Employees with Network Technician in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 95.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Miami, Florida (5.2% more) and Orlando, Florida (3.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (21.8% less), Las Vegas, Nevada (21.3% less) and Dallas, Texas (21.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,312 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.7%
Early Career
50.9%
Mid Career
23.2%
Experienced
13.1%
Late Career
6.1%