How much does a Network Engineer make?

Updated 19 Oct 2021
$90,691 /yr
Average Base Pay

452 salaries

$63K

Low

$91K

Average

$130K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Network Engineer is $90,691 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see Network Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 452 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Network Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Network Engineer$90,691 /yr
L3
Senior Network Engineer$120,000 /yr
L4
Lead Network EngineerNo Salary Reports
Career Path

Related Job Titles

Junior Network Engineer

$28

per year

Network Analyst

$34

per year

Network Consulting Engineer

$16,386

per year

Network Support Engineer

$11,583

per year

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Telstra
3.9

Telstra

Network Engineer

$98,546

 /yr
Range: $64K - $135K
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$64K

$135K

$64,000 - $135,454 Range

Optus
3.9

Optus

Network Engineer

$75,000

 /yr
Range: $65K - $109K

$65K

$109K

$64,740 - $109,414 Range

NBN Co
4

NBN Co

Network Engineer

$87,686

 /yr
Range: $75K - $130K

$75K

$130K

$75,000 - $130,000 Range

Amazon
3.7

Amazon

Network Engineer

$106,333

 /yr
Range: $60K - $130K

$60K

$130K

$60,000 - $130,000 Range

TPG Telecom
3.5

TPG Telecom

Network Engineer

$89,246

 /yr
Range: $66K - $110K

$66K

$110K

$65,740 - $110,265 Range

NTT Ltd.
3.8

NTT Ltd.

Network Engineer

$80,000

 /yr
Range: $60K - $140K

$60K

$140K

$60,423 - $140,000 Range

Data#3
4

Data#3

Network Engineer

$90,000

 /yr
Range: $73K - $100K

$73K

$100K

$72,500 - $100,000 Range

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Efiniti Telecommunications Services
3.1

Efiniti Telecommunications Services

Network Engineer

$63,000

 /yr
Range: $56K - $72K

$56K

$72K

$56,000 - $72,000 Range

DXC Technology
3.4

DXC Technology

Network Engineer

$115,750

 /yr
Range: $83K - $140K

$83K

$140K

$83,000 - $140,000 Range

Talent International
4.4

Talent International

Network Engineer - Hourly

$66

 /hr
Range: $52 - $96

$52

$96

$52 - $96 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Network Engineer

$94,619

 /yr
Range: $65K - $110K

$65K

$110K

$65,400 - $110,000 Range

Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Network Engineer

$77,050

 /yr
Range: $67K - $87K

$67K

$87K

$67,222 - $86,841 Range

Optus
3.9

Optus

Network Engineer - Contractor

$79,800

 /yr
Range: $70K - $217K

$70K

$217K

$70,000 - $216,787 Range

Rio Tinto
3.9

Rio Tinto

Network Engineer

$92,000

 /yr
Range: $73K - $112K

$73K

$112K

$73,200 - $111,821 Range

Finite IT Recruitment
3.6

Finite IT Recruitment

Network Engineer - Hourly

$69

 /hr
Range: $65 - $84

$65

$84

$65 - $84 Range

Fujitsu
3.5

Fujitsu

Network Engineer

$92,000

 /yr
Range: $90K - $135K

$90K

$135K

$89,991 - $135,276 Range

Airservices Australia
2.3

Airservices Australia

Network Engineer

$100,000

 /yr
Range: $86K - $130K

$86K

$130K

$86,000 - $130,000 Range

Verizon
3.9

Verizon

Network Engineer

$76,697

 /yr
Range: $45K - $135K

$45K

$135K

$45,000 - $134,647 Range

Superloop

Superloop

Network Engineer

$75,000

 /yr
Range: $64K - $95K

$64K

$95K

$64,208 - $95,384 Range

Telstra
3.9

Telstra

Network Engineer - Hourly Contractor

$38

 /hr
Range: $33 - $57

$33

$57

$33 - $57 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Network Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Network Engineer is $90,691 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Network Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 452 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Network Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Network Engineer in Australia is $130,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a Network Engineer in Australia is $63,100 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent network engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$150,000
per year
A Network Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$99,000
per year
A Systems and Network Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $99,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Non-profit Organisation
$85,611
per year
A Network Engineer in the Perth Area area reported making $85,611 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Perth Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$90,000
per year
A Cisco Network Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Network Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
 
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
$100,000
per year
A Network Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$71,000
per year
A Network Engineer in the Brisbane Area area reported making $71,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Brisbane Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment