Average Late-Career Sr. Network Engineer with Switching and Routing Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$101,016
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$12,100
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The average salary for a Late-Career Sr. Network Engineer with Switching and Routing skills in Chicago, Illinois is $101,016.
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$95k
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$101k
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$135k
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$95k - $135k
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$0 - $12k
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$98k - $159k

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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, IT Security & Infrastructure, Network Architecture / Design and Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $85,000 based on 4 salaries. A mid-career Sr. Network Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,517 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Sr. Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $107,500 based on 16 salaries.
Employees with Sr. Network Engineer in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 43.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (20.9% more) and Dallas, Texas (20.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Early Career
16.0%
Mid Career
20.0%
Experienced
64.0%