Network Engineer I Salary in the United States

How much does a Network Engineer I make in the United States? The average Network Engineer I salary in the United States is $68,313 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $60,786 and $79,003. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Network Engineer I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Network Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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