Average Network Technician with Linux Skills Salary

$49,620
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,952
Bonus
$2,200
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The average salary for a Network Technician with Linux skills is $49,620.
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MEDIAN $49,620
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Salary
$35k - $93k
Bonus
$491 - $6k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$31k - $79k

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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
Sr. Network Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Network Technician

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

Pay by Experience Level for Network Technician

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 $47,932 based on 13 salaries. An early career Network Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $40,851 based on 28 salaries. A mid-career Network Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,650 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Network Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 7 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 62 survey responses.
Entry Level
21.0%
Early Career
45.2%
Mid Career
22.6%
Experienced
11.3%