7.3 Million

10 year Job Growth

$32,000

Avg. Starting Salary1

Issuing Authority

Issuing Authority Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA)

With more than 2,000 members, 3,000 academic and training partners and tens of thousands of registered users spanning the entire information communications and technology (ICT) industry, CompTIA has become a leading voice for the technology ecosystem.

CompTIA Network+ Certification Detail

The CompTIA Network+ certification (Net+) allows you to learn the skills you need to carry out your duties as a certified professional IT Network Technician. MedCerts’ Network+ certification program is backed by major computer hardware and software manufacturers, vendors, distributors, resellers and publications and delivers a multitude of benefits when you seek to enhance your IT career.

CompTIA Network+ Certification Skills Gained

  • Manage and troubleshoot a basic network infrastructure, using common ports and networking protocols
  • Understand and apply networking technologies and basic network design principles
  • Install, configure and differentiate between common network devices
  • Install and manage wired and wireless networks, adhering to standards and using modern testing tools
  • Identify and troubleshoot performance and connectivity issues
  • Set up controls and security for user accounts and support security on networks
  • Identify and explain common networking protocols, troubleshoot performance and connectivity issues

CompTIA Network+ Career PathwaysAttainable Jobs

highest Paying

Network Technician

Network technicians are responsible for designing and installing computer networks, connections and cabling, testing and configuring software and maintaining and repairing hardware devices.

$30000 - $67000
Estimated Salary1

highest Paying

IT Cable Installer

Cable technicians are responsible for installing, maintaining and repairing residential and business cable and internet services.

$34000 - $75000
Estimated Salary1

highest Paying

Help Desk Technician

Provides technical assistance and support for incoming queries and issues related to computer systems, software and hardware; Installs, modifies, and repairs computer hardware and software

$31000 - $62000
Estimated Salary1
1All available job and salary information is from Burning Glass Labor Insights and is updated annually to reflect industry changes.