Base salary and job outlook
- Median wages (national): $31.10 hourly/ $64,690 annual
- Median wages (Missouri): $29.05 hourly/ $60,400 annual
- Projected job growth (national - 2006-2016): Much faster than average (21% or higher) 154,000 additional employees
- Starting salary: Entry level CCNA certified technicians should be approx. $35,000 to $40,000 per year.
- Network Administrator or Engineer
- System or Network Security Administrator
- Local Area Network (LAN) Administrator
Additional career information
- U.S. Department of Labor
- Cisco Success Stories
- Cisco Career Resources
- Cisco Networking Academy
- Cisco Learning Network
- Cisco Systems Inc.
- Kansas City Cisco Users Group