LAN/WAN Administrator Salary in the United States

How much does a LAN/WAN Administrator make in the United States? The average LAN/WAN Administrator salary in the United States is $76,272 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $66,377 and $88,126. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Responsible for the settings, configuration and maintenance of LAN/WAN and related hardware/software. Provides troubleshoots pertaining to LAN/WAN to meet users' needs. Takes initiative for the network security and systems upgrades. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a head of unit/department. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2019

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  1. This Job:

    LAN/WAN Administrator

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    LAN/WAN Integrator

    Bachelor's Degree

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