$105,241
Avg. Salary
$65.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$9,853

Bonus

$4,450

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a Sr. Network Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $65.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Sr. Network Engineer in Chicago, Illinois is $105,241 per year.

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MEDIAN $105,241
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$0$147K
Salary $76,530 - $136,700
Bonus $0.00 - $20,134
Profit Sharing $4,450
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$76,952 - $147,551
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 95

Job Description for Sr. Network Engineer

Senior network engineers design and create computer networks within an organization and ensure that they are working properly. In some cases, they also maintain networks for third-party clients. The network should be balanced so that it works well and data flows easily; when networks are not functioning properly, the network engineer must use problem-solving skills to find a solution. It is also important to back up the systems so they can be easily restored.

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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.

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Sr. Network Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Sr. Network Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Sr. Network Engineer Salaries

▲5%

National Average
$110,000

Late-Career
▼9%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Sr. Network Engineer Salaries

IT Security & Infrastructure
▼0%

National Average
$110,000

Linux
▼3%




Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration
▼7%


Network Management / Administration
▼9%

Virtualization
▼9%

Network Support
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
49%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 13%