How much does a Firewall Administrator make? The average Firewall Administrator salary is $62,074 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $55,541 and $76,295. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Apex Systems - Dahlgren , VA
Title Firewall Administrator Clearance Must be able to Maintainobtain a Secret Clearance Location Dahlgren, VA (partially remote) Email If interested, please email an updated resume to Rebeca Cruz at ... - 27 days ago
National Computing Group - Richmond , VA
This position is for a Network Firewall Administrator. The routine responsibilities for this position include, but aren't limited to Implementing a high volume of firewall rule requests ... - 18 days ago
Veterans Enterprise Technology Solutions - Ashburn , VA
Staffing Pros, a division of VETS-inc, is actively recruiting for a Network Administrator in ... Palo Alto Cisco Firewall Setup and Administration Preferred. Citrix XenServer VMware Infrastructure ... - 5 days ago
Senior Network Administrator serves as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for all core network systems ... Firewall - ACME Packet; Cisco ASA; FortiNet FortiGate; McAfee Sidewinder; Juniper NetScreen, ISG ... - 7 days ago
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS The IT Systems Administrator is responsible for the configuration, operation ... firewalls, printers, phones, security updates support internet, intranet, LANs, WANs, and network ... - 8 days ago
Leidos - Charlottesville , VA
Systems Administrators will have primary responsibility for providing Regional System ... Attend Authorized Outage, Firewall Change Request, and Root Cause Analysis Boards as required
Appcast Agency - 49 days ago

Firewall Administrator Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Firewall Administrator between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Firewall Administrator in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $77,593
Washington, DC $69,101
Miami, FL $60,430
Chicago, IL $65,854
Boston, MA $69,939
New York, NY $74,675
Dallas, TX $61,671
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What is the average salary for Firewall Administrator in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Firewall Administrator in the United States. The base salary for Firewall Administrator ranges from $55,541 to $76,295 with the average base salary of $62,074. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $55,541 to $76,295 with the average total cash compensation of $62,074.
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Base Salary $62,074 $55,541 - $76,295
Bonus $0 $0 - $0
Total Pay $62,074 $55,541 - $76,295
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What's the difference between Firewall Engineer and Firewall Administrator?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Firewall Administrator is $62,074, and the average salary of Firewall Engineer is $87,484. The average salary of Firewall Engineer is higher than Firewall Administrator. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Firewall Administrator, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Firewall Administrator. a Firewall Administrator Salary in New Britain, CT is $67,041 as of October 28, 2020; a Firewall Administrator Salary in Barnstable, MA is $65,458 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Firewall Administrator vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Firewall Administrator?
Salary ranges for a Firewall Administrator can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
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Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020