Average Experienced Network Technician with Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration Skills Salary

$57,445
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$2,525
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The average salary for an Experienced Network Technician with Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration skills is $57,445.
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$48k
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$82k
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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.

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What Are Popular Skills for Network Technicians?

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

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 $40,086 based on 32 salaries. An early career Network Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,895 based on 324 salaries. A mid-career Network Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,325 based on 156 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,984.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 564 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.7%
Early Career
57.4%
Mid Career
27.7%
Late Career
9.2%