Entry-Level Desktop Support Analyst Salary

For Entry-Level Desktop Support Analysts, hourly average wages total $19.42 per hour. The majority of Entry-Level Desktop Support Analysts claim high levels of job satisfaction. Although close to a fifth lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and a fair number get dental coverage, too. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$35,640 - $58,965
$36K
$47K
$59K
MEDIAN: $46,868
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50%
90%

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$14.43 - $25.41
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$19
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MEDIAN: $19.42
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$0$58K
Salary $35,640 - $58,965
Bonus $0.00 - $9,649
Profit Sharing $1,250
Total Pay (?
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$32,396 - $57,132
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 158
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $14.43 - $25.41
Overtime $16.48 - $39.45
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,649
Profit Sharing $1,250
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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$32,396 - $57,132
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 178

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,960

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 52 percent, Entry-Level Desktop Support Analysts in San Francisco receive some of the highest pay in the country. Entry-Level Desktop Support Analysts can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Houston (+19 percent), Chicago (+17 percent), Boston (+9 percent), and Dallas (+9 percent). In Tulsa, salaries are 17 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Employers pay around 7 percent less in Atlanta and 5 percent less in Milwaukee, below-median salaries for those in this field.

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Key Stats for Desktop Support Analyst

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Desktop Support Analyst Salaries

Windows Support
▲1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼0%

National Average
$44,000



Microsoft Active Directory
▼1%

Systems Troubleshooting
▼1%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼2%

Network Support
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 21%
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