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

$95,449
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,000
Bonus
$7,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Sr. Network Engineer with Network Support skills is $95,449.
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$71k
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MEDIAN $95,449
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Salary
$71k - $128k
Bonus
$515 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $10k
Total Pay
$71k - $137k

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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Sr. Network Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Sr. Network Engineer
Network Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Sr. Network Engineer

Skills in Cisco Networking, Switching and Routing, 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 $85,860 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Sr. Network Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,177 based on 265 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $98,772.
Employees with Sr. Network Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 34.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (6.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (14.8% less), Houston, Texas (9.8% less) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (4.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 423 survey responses.
Early Career
16.5%
Experienced
62.6%
Late Career
20.8%