Median pay for Entry-Level Desktop Support Engineers lies in the neighborhood of $50K annually. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Entry-Level Desktop Support Engineers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Read More
$35,783 - $71,862
$36K
$50K
$72K
MEDIAN: $50,475
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.01 - $28.29
$15
$21
$28
MEDIAN: $20.73
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$35,783 - $71,862  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $5,106  
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).
)
$34,945 - $69,206  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 111
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.01 - $28.29  
   
Overtime
$21.86 - $40.27  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $5,106  
   
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).
)
$34,945 - $69,206  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Desktop Support Engineer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Desktop Support Engineer

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
070
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
25%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Desktop Support Engineer Salaries

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 1%

National Average
$49,000

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

Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 5%

Software Installation & Upgrade
up arrow 7%

Windows Support
up arrow 9%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 10%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 12%
ADVERTISEMENT