Average Early-Career Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) Salary in San Jose, California

$85,520
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,034
Bonus
$1,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) in San Jose, California is $85,520.
10%
$62k
MEDIAN
$86k
90%
$128k
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Salary
$62k - $128k
Bonus
$750 - $12k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$58k - $133k

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Popular Skills for Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT)

Skills in Network Management / Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Cisco Networking, Windows Server 2012 R2, UNIX and Linux.

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 $90,000 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,755 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Systems Engineer (Computer Networking / IT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $117,382 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (28.5% less), Chicago, Illinois (24.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (22.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 40 survey responses.
Entry Level
20.0%
Mid Career
55.0%
Experienced
25.0%