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How much does a Network Engineer make?

Updated 12 Jun 2021
A$90,323 /yr
Average Base Pay

365 salaries

A$64K

Low

A$90K

Average

A$130K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Network Engineer is $90,323 in Australia. Filter by location to see Network Engineer salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 365 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Network Engineer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Network EngineerA$90,323 /yr
L3
Senior Network EngineerA$120K /yr
L4
Lead Network EngineerNo Salary Reports
Career Path

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Junior Network Engineer

A$28

per year

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A$34

per year

Network Consulting Engineer

A$16,271

per year

Network Support Engineer

A$11,522

per year

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Telstra
4

Telstra

Network Engineer

A$98,200

 /yr
Range: A$72K - A$135K
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A$72K

A$135K

A$71,500 - A$134,503 Range

Optus
3.8

Optus

Network Engineer

A$74,792

 /yr
Range: A$64K - A$109K

A$64K

A$109K

A$64,286 - A$108,647 Range

NBN Co
3.9

NBN Co

Network Engineer

A$87,376

 /yr
Range: A$75K - A$130K

A$75K

A$130K

A$75,000 - A$130,000 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Network Engineer

A$105,586

 /yr
Range: A$60K - A$130K

A$60K

A$130K

A$60,000 - A$130,000 Range

TPG Telecom
3.3

TPG Telecom

Network Engineer

A$85,040

 /yr
Range: A$20K - A$119K

A$20K

A$119K

A$20,000 - A$119,000 Range

NTT Ltd.
3.7

NTT Ltd.

Network Engineer

A$80,590

 /yr
Range: A$60K - A$140K

A$60K

A$140K

A$59,999 - A$140,000 Range

Talent International
4.4

Talent International

Network Engineer - Hourly

A$66

 /hr
Range: A$52 - A$96

A$52

A$96

A$52 - A$96 Range

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Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Network Engineer

A$94,271

 /yr
Range: A$65K - A$110K

A$65K

A$110K

A$65,400 - A$110,000 Range

Accenture
4

Accenture

Network Engineer

A$76,509

 /yr
Range: A$67K - A$86K

A$67K

A$86K

A$66,750 - A$86,231 Range

Finite IT Recruitment
3.1

Finite IT Recruitment

Network Engineer - Hourly

A$69

 /hr
Range: A$65 - A$84

A$65

A$84

A$65 - A$84 Range

Rio Tinto
3.9

Rio Tinto

Network Engineer

A$92,000

 /yr
Range: A$73K - A$111K

A$73K

A$111K

A$73,200 - A$111,037 Range

Fujitsu
3.5

Fujitsu

Network Engineer

A$92,000

 /yr
Range: A$89K - A$134K

A$89K

A$134K

A$89,359 - A$134,327 Range

Data#3
3.8

Data#3

Network Engineer

A$90,000

 /yr
Range: A$73K - A$100K

A$73K

A$100K

A$72,500 - A$100,000 Range

Verizon
3.9

Verizon

Network Engineer

A$76,158

 /yr
Range: A$45K - A$134K

A$45K

A$134K

A$45,000 - A$133,702 Range

Efiniti Telecommunications Services

Network Engineer

A$60,000

 /yr
Range: A$56K - A$72K

A$56K

A$72K

A$56,000 - A$72,000 Range

Optus
3.8

Optus

Network Engineer - Hourly Contractor

A$37

 /hr
Range: A$33 - A$103

A$33

A$103

A$33 - A$103 Range

Datacom Systems
3.4

Datacom Systems

Network Engineer

A$98,206

 /yr
Range: A$60K - A$130K

A$60K

A$130K

A$60,000 - A$130,000 Range

Opus Recruitment
3.9

Opus Recruitment

Network Engineer

A$96,075

 /yr
Range: A$80K - A$150K

A$80K

A$150K

A$80,000 - A$150,000 Range

Airservices Australia
2.1

Airservices Australia

Network Engineer

A$101,958

 /yr
Range: A$86K - A$130K

A$86K

A$130K

A$86,000 - A$130,000 Range

Nokia
4.1

Nokia

Network Engineer

A$105,162

 /yr
Range: A$90K - A$125K

A$90K

A$125K

A$90,000 - A$124,726 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Network Engineer salaries

The average salary for a Network Engineer is A$90,323 in Australia. Salaries estimates are based on 365 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Network Engineer employees in Australia.

The highest salary for a Network Engineer in Australia is A$129,752 per year.

The lowest salary for a Network Engineer in Australia is A$64,000 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$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
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$116,889
per year
A Network Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $116,889 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$68,989
per year
A Networks Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $68,989 per year
Job Highlights
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$110,000
per year
A Network Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $110,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$83,000
per year
A Network Engineer in the Canberra Area area reported making $83,000 per year
Additional Pay
$6k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Canberra Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$72,000
per year
A Network Engineer in the Sydney Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$95,000
per year
A Network Engineer in the Melbourne Area area reported making $95,000 per year
Additional Pay
$7k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Melbourne Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public