The average salary for an Experienced Sr. Network Engineer with Network Support skills in Chicago, Illinois is $112,444.
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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. Some senior network engineers are r…Read more
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
Network Architecture / Design
Switching and Routing
Skills in Network Architecture / Design and Network Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Management / Administration, Switching and Routing and Cisco Networking.
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Employees with Sr. Network Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 18.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (13.8% more) and San Diego, California (4.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (11.1% less), Boston, Massachusetts (10.5% less) and Houston, Texas (2.2% less).
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