How much does a Network Engineer I make in the United States? The average Network Engineer I salary in the United States is $73,719 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $65,591 and $85,268. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Network Engineer I assists in the installation and maintenance of network communications. Configures various network devices and services. Being a Network Engineer I troubleshoots the network issues within established guidelines. May assists network architecture design, feasibility and cost studies. Additionally, Network Engineer I must have knowledge of Internet, computer, routers, switches, firewall, etc. Typically requires a bachelor's degree of computer science, or engineering or its equivalent. Typically reports to a manager. The Network Engineer I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Network Engineer I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
Network engineers must have skills to analyze where communications are going to be needed, create plans for the network, present it to senior management, be up-to-date on the latest technology, understand and determine the hardware and wiring needs for buildings, and make sure Mike in Accounting doesn't accidentally forward his Star Wars fan fiction to all staff.
December 29, 2019
Network Engineer I in Newport News, VA
These networks include data networks, such as the Internet, voice networks, such as conference calling technology, and video communication, such as video conference calls.
December 11, 2019
Network Engineer I in Daytona Beach, FL
There are a lot of different types of networks that someone in this role can work with.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Network Engineer I in the United States. The base salary for Network Engineer I ranges from $65,591 to $85,268 with the average base salary of $73,719. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $66,045 to $86,819 with the average total cash compensation of $74,729.