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Courtesy: Bureau of Labor Statistica USA:

Quick Facts: Computer Network Architects
2016 Median Pay$101,210 per year 
$48.66 per hour
Typical Entry-Level EducationBachelor's degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation5 years or more
On-the-job TrainingNone
Number of Jobs, 2014146,200
Job Outlook, 2014-249% (Faster than average)
Employment Change, 2014-2412,700
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What Computer Network Architects Do

Computer network architects design and build data communication networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), and intranets. These networks range from small connections between two offices to next-generation networking capabilities such as a cloud infrastructure that serves multiple customers.

Work Environment

Most computer network architects work full time. About 1 in 4 worked more than 40 hours per week in 2014.

How to Become a Computer Network Architect

Most computer network architects have a bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field and experience in a related occupation, such as network and computer systems administrators.


The median annual wage for computer network architects was $101,210 in May 2016.

Job Outlook

Employment of computer network architects is projected to grow 9 percent from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations. Demand for computer network architects will increase as firms continue to expand their information technology (IT) networks.

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