Average Sr. Network Engineer Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$105,975
Avg. Salary
$8,000
Bonus
$9,500
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The average salary for a Sr. Network Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts is $105,975.
10%
$76k
10%
$106k
50%
$133k
90%
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MEDIAN $105,975
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United States (change)
Salary
$76k - $133k
Bonus
$2k - $17k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$78k - $142k

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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

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Sr. Network Engineer
Network Engineer
Network Architect
Information Technology (IT) Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Sr. Network Engineer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Sr. Network Engineer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Network Engineer

A mid-career Sr. Network Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $103,835 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Sr. Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,019 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $119,988.
Employees with Sr. Network Engineer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 8.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (0.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (5.1% less), Denver, Colorado (4.9% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (4.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 49 survey responses.
Mid Career
34.7%
Experienced
51.0%
Late Career
14.3%