Average Experienced Sr. Network Engineer with Network Architecture / Design Skills Salary

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The average salary for an Experienced Sr. Network Engineer with Network Architecture / Design skills is $105,034.
MEDIAN $105,034
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$78k - $143k
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$79k - $152k

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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 that pay less than market rate include Switches & Firewall Installation and Administration, IT Security & Infrastructure, Network Management / Administration, Switching and Routing and Cisco Networking.

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 $90,708 based on 108 salaries. A mid-career Sr. Network Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,612 based on 415 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $105,849.
Employees with Sr. Network Engineer in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 16.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (11.5% more) and Chicago, Illinois (9.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (0.9% less), Denver, Colorado (0.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.1% less).

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