Average Experienced Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) Salary

$84,669
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,079
Bonus
$27,500
Commission
$2,463
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The average salary for an Experienced Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) is $84,669.
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$58k
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$85k
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$120k
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$58k - $120k
Bonus
$522 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$493 - $10k
Commission
$2k - $51k
Total Pay
$57k - $126k

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Job Description for Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT)

The top respondents for the job title Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) are from the companies Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Comcast Cable, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Northrop Grumman Corporation where the average pay is $107,605. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include CACI International Inc and General Motors Corporation, earning around $99,193 and $98,000, respectively. All Covered, Inc. pays the lowest at around $71,692. Cisco Systems Inc and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $89,900 and $96,650, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT)

Skills in Virtualization are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include VMware ESX, Windows Server 2012 R2, Microsoft Active Directory and Network Management / Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT)

An entry-level Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,135 based on 346 salaries. An early career Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,547 based on 1,913 salaries. A mid-career Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,592 based on 1,549 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $93,293.
Employees with Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 34.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (14.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (13.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,266 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.1%
Early Career
44.8%
Mid Career
36.3%
Late Career
10.7%