Average Mid-Career Sr. Network Engineer with Network Design Skills Salary

$96,584
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$7,742
Bonus
$5,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Sr. Network Engineer with Network Design skills is $96,584.
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$72k
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$97k
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$128k
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MEDIAN $96,584
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United States (change)
Salary
$72k - $128k
Bonus
$511 - $16k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $20k
Total Pay
$73k - $136k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Sr. Network Engineer

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

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 $88,773 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Sr. Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $105,167 based on 394 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $107,605.
Employees with Sr. Network Engineer in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 18.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Austin, Texas (17.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (13.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (3.0% less) and Seattle, Washington (1.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 608 survey responses.
Early Career
11.7%
Experienced
64.8%
Late Career
23.5%