Entry-Level Computer Support Technicians take home an average $15.62 per hour. While some workers in this profession — close to one-fourth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the greater part have dental insurance. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Computer Support Technicians is high. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$29,603 - $51,251
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$51K
MEDIAN: $38,361
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$10.29 - $21.10
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$29,603 - $51,251  
   
Bonus
$0.11 - $3,477  
Profit Sharing
$728  
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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$24,472 - $49,580  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 96
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.29 - $21.10  
   
Overtime
$19.58 - $30.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.11 - $3,477  
   
Profit Sharing
$728  
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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$24,472 - $49,580  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 142

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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 28 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
up arrow 6%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 4%

Computer Service
up arrow 4%

Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Software Knowledge
0%

National Average
$35,000

PC Support
up arrow 2%

Software Installation & Upgrade
up arrow 2%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 2%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 3%

System Repair
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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