Senior Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

A Senior Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $121,915 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Cisco Networking and Storage Area Networking (SAN).

$92,076 - $171,178
$92K
$120K
$170K
MEDIAN: $115,529
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90%

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$36.10 - $78.85
$62
MEDIAN: $62.40
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$0$172K
Salary $92,076 - $171,178
Bonus $-0.50 - $64,564
Profit Sharing $2,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$92,614 - $172,833
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 40
Hourly Data $0$78
Hourly Rate $62.40
Overtime $54.87
Annual Data $0$172K
Bonus $-0.50 - $64,564
Profit Sharing $2,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$92,614 - $172,833
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Senior Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT)

Senior systems engineers (computer networking/IT) are generally responsible for managing and maintaining computer systems and tools; finding and fixing issues within systems; and implementing, monitoring, and building tools that automate repetitive tasks to minimize errors and prevent downtime. They develop automation frameworks using tools such as Chef and Puppet, and they generally must be familiar with version control systems such as git, relational databases like Oracle or MySQL, web servers (Apache and NGINX), and CMS applications (Drupal or Wordpress). Knowledge of Linux and/or Solaris is necessary. They must also be proficient in at least one programming language such as Ruby, Python, Perl, or PHP. They must be able to use Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and must be comfortable at a command line using vi.

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Senior Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) Tasks

  • Document help desk troubleshooting procedures, operations manuals, and user guidance.
  • Research, design, implement, and troubleshoot information systems and technology solutions in support of business needs.

About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

Senior Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT)

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
37%

Experience Affects Senior Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

▲3%

National Average
$119,000

Mid-Career
▼14%

Skills That Affect Senior Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) Salaries

Cisco Networking
▲21%

Storage Area Networking (SAN)
▲17%

Virtualization
▲9%

Microsoft Active Directory
▲7%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲3%

Cloud Computing
▲3%

IT Security & Infrastructure
▲2%

Linux
▼0%

National Average
$119,000

Network Management / Administration
▼2%

VMware ESX
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
no benefits
None: 13%