The job of a network technician is to work with network equipment and wiring in order to ensure that users have the best possible quality of service. In large corporations, the network technician may act under the authority of a network administrator or a network engineer who knows the company's network architecture perfectly.
Depending on the company, the technician's duties may include some or all of the following:
The network technician must have a profound understanding of the main types of wires, equipment, and protocols used in networks.
The salary of a network technician usually varies from $32k-$50k (Â£16k-Â£25k) a year.