Average Sr. Network Engineer Salary in San Jose, California

$128,161
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$13,265
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The average salary for a Sr. Network Engineer in San Jose, California is $128,161.
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$81k
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$128k
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$155k
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MEDIAN $128,161
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Salary
$81k - $155k
Bonus
$5k - $21k
Total Pay
$82k - $163k

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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, Network Management / Administration 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 Switching and Routing.

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 $128,495 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Sr. Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $141,046 based on 31 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (21.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (21.3% less) and Denver, Colorado (21.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 59 survey responses.
Mid Career
47.5%
Experienced
52.5%