How much does a Network Engineer III make in the United States? The average Network Engineer III salary in the United States is $105,031 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $94,329 and $116,198. 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. 

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25% $94,329 10% $84,586 90% $126,364 75% $116,198 $105,031 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Network Engineer III

Network Engineer III installs, maintains and evaluates network systems and communications. Troubleshoots the complex network issues involving various factors. Being a Network Engineer III conducts network architecture design, feasibility and cost studies. Must have extensive knowledge of Internet, computer, routers, switches, firewall, etc. Typically requires a bachelor's degree of computer science, or engineering or its equivalent. Additionally, Network Engineer III typically reports to a manager. The Network Engineer III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Network Engineer III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
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City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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