Average Sr. Network Engineer Salary in San Francisco, California

$138,722
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$14,451
Bonus
$9,887
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The average salary for a Sr. Network Engineer in San Francisco, California is $138,722.
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MEDIAN $138,722
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Salary
$100k - $164k
Bonus
$5k - $26k
Profit Sharing
$5k - $25k
Total Pay
$100k - $189k

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

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 $128,174 based on 29 salaries. An experienced Sr. Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $142,093 based on 35 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $149,361.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (27.7% less), Atlanta, Georgia (27.3% less) and Denver, Colorado (27.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 69 survey responses.
Mid Career
42.0%
Experienced
50.7%
Late Career
7.2%