Entry-Level Computer Support Technician Salary

Average Entry-Level Computer Support Technicians make around $16.73 per hour. The majority of Entry-Level Computer Support Technicians claim high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — between a fifth and a fourth lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and the larger part have dental, too. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$29,502 - $50,595
$30K
$37K
$51K
MEDIAN: $37,294
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$11.65 - $22.15
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MEDIAN: $16.73
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,502 - $50,595  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,020  
Profit Sharing
$500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,771 - $49,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.65 - $22.15  
   
Overtime
$20.34 - $30.95  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,020  
   
Profit Sharing
$500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,771 - $49,250  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 109

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Key Stats for Computer Support Technician

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Computer Support Technician Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲4%

Computer Hardware Technician
▲3%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▲2%

Customer Service
▲2%

Computer Service
▲2%

National Average
$36,000

PC Support
▼2%

Software Installation & Upgrade
▼2%

Software Knowledge
▼2%

Troubleshooting
▼3%

System Repair
▼4%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 22%
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