Network Engineer III Salary in the United States

How much does a Network Engineer III make in the United States? The average Network Engineer III salary in the United States is $100,156 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $89,953 and $110,801. 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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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 2019 Salary.com)

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    Network Engineer II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Network Engineer III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Network Engineer IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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