Updated August 22, 2022

Average LAN Administrator Salary

$60,942yearly

$29.30 hourly

Entry level Salary
$42,000 yearly
$42,000
10 %
$60,942
Median
$86,000
90 %

How much does a LAN Administrator make?

Lan administrators make $60,942 per year on average, or $29.3 per hour, in the United States. Lan administrators on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $42,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $86,000.

Location impacts how much a lan administrator can expect to make. Lan administrators make the most in California, New York, Washington, Michigan, and Massachusetts.

Highest Paying States For LAN Administrators

The darker areas on the map show where lan administrators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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LAN Administrator average salary by State

RankStateAvg. SalaryHourly RateJob Count
1Arizona$71,956$34.59910
2California$80,328$38.623,322
3Washington$73,941$35.55848
4Massachusetts$72,544$34.881,047
5District of Columbia$75,639$36.36318
6New York$77,326$37.181,254
7Oregon$67,943$32.66510
8Ohio$71,165$34.21894
9Michigan$72,558$34.88652
10New Hampshire$66,163$31.81200
11Nevada$65,796$31.63226
12Alaska$66,203$31.83124
13Illinois$68,934$33.141,171
14Maryland$67,338$32.371,193
15Virginia$65,111$31.301,712
16South Dakota$67,793$32.5987
17New Jersey$70,343$33.82717
18Delaware$66,424$31.93122
19Rhode Island$63,183$30.38133
20Idaho$63,138$30.35164
21Hawaii$68,839$33.10118
22Vermont$60,927$29.29107
23Tennessee$63,914$30.73463
24South Carolina$64,385$30.95374
25Maine$64,786$31.15107
26Connecticut$63,076$30.32350
27Pennsylvania$61,289$29.471,104
28Minnesota$61,386$29.51672
29Colorado$56,636$27.231,015
30Wisconsin$58,148$27.96494
31Texas$56,690$27.252,207
32Utah$54,217$26.07463
33Kansas$56,615$27.22287
34Montana$57,319$27.56114
35West Virginia$55,366$26.62134
36Alabama$53,924$25.93491
37North Dakota$53,096$25.53106
38Iowa$57,163$27.48269
39Florida$53,617$25.781,821
40Kentucky$56,952$27.38271
41Wyoming$52,701$25.3468
42New Mexico$53,720$25.83215
43Missouri$54,923$26.41495
44Oklahoma$54,336$26.12234
45North Carolina$50,351$24.21972
46Nebraska$48,923$23.52219
47Indiana$50,309$24.19515
48Arkansas$50,339$24.20193
49Louisiana$51,449$24.74206
50Georgia$46,786$22.49920
51Mississippi$47,805$22.98166

Highest Paying Cities For LAN Administrators

RankCityAvg. SalaryHourly Rate
1Sunnyvale, CA$84,192$40.48
2New York, NY$77,638$37.33
3Washington, DC$75,657$36.37
4Seattle, WA$74,176$35.66
5Beverly, MA$72,066$34.65
6Waukegan, IL$69,806$33.56
7Baltimore, MD$67,563$32.48
8Virginia Beach, VA$65,463$31.47
9Spartanburg, SC$64,874$31.19
10Easton, PA$61,604$29.62
11El Paso, TX$59,696$28.70
12Des Moines, IA$56,680$27.25
13Albuquerque, NM$54,214$26.06
14Salt Lake City, UT$54,054$25.99
15Tampa, FL$53,473$25.71

LAN Administrator Salary Details

Average LAN Administrator Salary Graph
Average LAN Administrator Salary Graph, Trends, and Summary

What is a LAN Administrator's Salary?

PercentileAnnual SalaryMonthly SalaryHourly Rate
90th Percentile$86,000$7,167$41
75th Percentile$73,000$6,083$35
Average$60,942$5,079$29
25th Percentile$50,000$4,167$24
10th Percentile$42,000$3,500$20

Average Salary By Related Titles

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly SalaryHourly RateJob Openings
Information Technology Administrator$73,195$6,100$35.19159,499
Administrative Technical Support$46,753$3,896$22.48186,858
Windows System Administrator$79,845$6,654$38.3994,648
Systems Administrator Lead$99,956$8,330$48.06132,285
Unix Systems Administrator$87,936$7,328$42.28110,185
Network/Server Administrator$78,919$6,577$37.94167,546

Here are the five companies hiring the most now:

  1. DXC Technology Jobs (32)
  2. IBM Jobs (29)
  3. Kaiser Permanente Jobs (18)
  4. Tektronix Jobs (13)
  5. Magellan Health Jobs (12)

Which Companies Pay LAN Administrators The Most?

The highest paying companies for lan administrators are CashEdge and Jacobs Engineering Group according to our most recent salary estimates. In addition, companies like Integrated Resources and Sentar report highly competitive wages for lan administrators.
RankCompanyAverage SalaryHourly RateJob Openings
1CashEdge$84,197$40.48
2Jacobs Engineering Group$81,589$39.23
3Integrated Resources$75,861$36.475
4Sentar$73,671$35.424
5Johns Hopkins Medicine$70,056$33.6810
6TEKsystems$69,702$33.51302
7Vectrus$67,763$32.5818
8Dialysis Clinic$67,614$32.5120
9King County$67,610$32.50
10Vision Technologies$66,864$32.156
11Managed Staffing$66,581$32.015
12Ukpeagvik IOoOupiat Corporation$66,183$31.8232
13Vencore$66,128$31.79170
14Rose Acre Farms$64,237$30.88
15TalentBurst$63,617$30.594
16Peraton$62,016$29.82358
17The Police Credit Union$61,964$29.79
18Technical Solutions & Services Inc$61,222$29.434
19Jacobs Enterprises$61,221$29.43355
20Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi$60,103$28.9012

How Much Do LAN Administrators Make In Different Industries?

Lan administrator salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that the technology, construction, and professional industries tend to offer much higher salaries for lan administrators. For example, lan administrators make a whopping average salary of $74,033 while working in the technology industry. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $71,268 in the construction industry and $68,871 in the professional industry.

Lan administrators may want to avoid working in the manufacturing industry as it offers the lowest average salary of $62,638.

Highest Paying Industries For LAN Administrators

RankIndustryAverage SalaryHourly Rate
1Technology$74,033$35.59
2Construction$71,268$34.26
3Professional$68,871$33.11
4Finance$67,923$32.66
5Health Care$64,335$30.93
6Hospitality$62,680$30.13
7Manufacturing$62,638$30.11

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LAN Administrator Salary Trends

Average LAN Administrator Salary Over Time

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

    LAN Administrator Salary By Year

    YearAvg. SalaryHourly Rate% Change
    2022$60,900$29.30+3.3%
    2021$58,900$28.33+2.3%
    2020$57,600$27.69+1.2%
    2019$56,900$27.37+1.7%
    2018$56,000$26.90+2.4%

    Recently Added LAN Administrator Salaries

    CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
    State of IndianaSenior LAN AdministratorIndianapolis, IN07/12/2022$53,196
    Johns Hopkins UniversityLAN Administrator IIBaltimore, MD07/07/2022$54,366
    TeckpertLan/Wan AdministratorDes Moines, IA07/06/2022$72,800
    TeckpertLan/Wan AdministratorDes Moines, IA07/06/2022$72,800
    Johns Hopkins UniversityLAN Administrator IIBaltimore, MD07/05/2022$54,366
    Technical Solutions and Maintenance, Inc.Network Lan/Wan AdministratorTampa, FL06/28/2022$70,000
    TSMNetwork Lan/Wan AdministratorTampa, FL06/28/2022$70,000
    PeratonNetwork Lan/Wan AdministratorNoma, FL06/21/2022$61,922
    PeratonNetwork Lan/Wan AdministratorCannon Air Force Base, NM06/21/2022$61,922
    PeratonNetwork Lan/Wan AdministratorBoone, NC06/21/2022$61,922

    LAN Administrator Salaries FAQs

    What State Pays Lan Administrators The Most?

    California pays LAN Administrators the most in the United States, with an average salary of $80,328 per year, or $38.62 per hour.

    How Do I Know If I'm Being Paid Fairly As A Lan Administrator?

    You know if you are being paid fairly as a LAN Administrator if your pay is close to the average pay for the state you live in. For example, if you live in New York you should be paid close to $77,326 per year.

    What Type Of Lan Administrator Gets Paid The Most?

    Systems Administrator Lead gets paid the most. Systems Administrator Lead made a median salary of $99,956. The best-paid 10 percent make $114,000, while the lowest-paid 10 percent make $87,000.

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