Entry-Level Computer Support Technicians can expect wages of $16.25 per hour on average. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and the greater part have dental coverage, just under one in four claim no health benefits at all. For the most part, Entry-Level Computer Support Technicians enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$29,482 - $50,272
$29K
$38K
$50K
MEDIAN: $37,642
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90%

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$10.97 - $21.26
$11
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $16.25
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,482 - $50,272  
   
Bonus
$0.11 - $3,477  
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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$24,952 - $47,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 90
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.97 - $21.26  
   
Overtime
$19.90 - $30.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.11 - $3,477  
   
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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$24,952 - $47,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 135

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Key Stats for Computer Support Technician

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
074
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Computer Support Technician Salaries

Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 3%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 2%

Computer Service
up arrow 2%

National Average
$36,000

Software Knowledge
up arrow 1%

PC Support
up arrow 2%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 3%

Software Installation & Upgrade
up arrow 3%

System Repair
up arrow 4%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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