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Network engineer salary in United States

How much does a Network Engineer make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $94,845
Low $62,061
High $144,947
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a network engineer is $94,845 per year in the United States. 6k salaries reported, updated at September 25, 2023

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Top companies for Network Engineers in United States

  1. General Dynamics Information Technology
    5,643 reviews44 salaries reported
    $147,785per year
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Highest paying cities for Network Engineers near United States

  1. Chantilly, VA
    $125,192 per year
    57 salaries reported
  2. Herndon, VA
    $123,337 per year
    21 salaries reported
  3. Washington, DC
    $112,743 per year
    144 salaries reported
  1. Richmond, VA
    $104,520 per year
    37 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $99,515 per year
    110 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $95,068 per year
    59 salaries reported
  1. Atlanta, GA
    $94,978 per year
    114 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $94,412 per year
    96 salaries reported
  3. Las Vegas, NV
    $90,174 per year
    31 salaries reported
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Where can a Network Engineer earn more?

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Most common benefits for Network Engineers

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 565 ratings

53% of Network Engineers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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Common questions about salaries for a Network Engineer

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How can I increase my salary as a network engineer?

Network engineers' work experience, skill certifications, education and skills can impact their salary, in addition to geographic location and the characteristics of the hiring company.

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