Average Late-Career Sr. Network Engineer with Cisco Networking Skills Salary

$106,428
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,649
Bonus
$4,045
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The average salary for a Late-Career Sr. Network Engineer with Cisco Networking skills is $106,428.
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$81k
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MEDIAN $106,428
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Salary
$81k - $137k
Bonus
$2k - $20k
Profit Sharing
$613 - $11k
Total Pay
$83k - $146k

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Job Description for Sr. Network Engineer

Sr. Network Engineer Tasks
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot network architecture.
  • Monitor and diagnose performance issues with network architecture.
  • Design and implement business solutions using network equipment.
  • Design, write and update system documentation and network diagrams.

Career Paths

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

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Popular Skills for Sr. Network Engineer

Skills in Switching and Routing and IT Security & Infrastructure are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration, Network Management / Administration and Network Architecture / Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Network Engineer

An early career Sr. Network Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $87,137 based on 227 salaries. A mid-career Sr. Network Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $97,263 based on 770 salaries. An experienced Sr. Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,276 based on 1,168 salaries.
Employees with Sr. Network Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 29.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (15.6% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (13.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (6.0% less), Dallas, Texas (5.7% less) and Chicago, Illinois (1.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,165 survey responses.
Early Career
10.5%
Mid Career
35.6%
Experienced
53.9%