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The average computer network engineer salary in District of Columbia, United States is $108,780 or an hourly rate of $52. This is 14% higher (+$13,355) than the average computer network engineer salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $4,329.
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An entry level computer network engineer (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $76,026. On the other end, a senior level computer network engineer (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $135,342.
Job Description
Design and implement computer and information networks, such as local area networks (LAN), wide area networks (WAN), intranets, extranets, and other data communications networks. Perform network modeling, analysis, and planning. May also design network and computer security measures. May research and recommend network and data communications hardware and software. Excludes “Information Security Analysts” (15-1122), “Network and Computer Systems Administrators” (15-1142), and “Computer Network Support Specialists” (15-1152).

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