A Desktop Support Specialist in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $20.96 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$37,248 - $69,531
$37K
$48K
$70K
MEDIAN: $48,453
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.00 - $26.50
$15
$21
$26
MEDIAN: $20
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local 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
$37,248 - $69,531  
   
Bonus
$4,600  
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).
)
$37,007 - $59,969  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
Local 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$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $26.50  
   
Overtime
$26.33  
Local 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$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$4,600  
   
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).
)
$37,007 - $59,969  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Computer Support Specialist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Key Stats for Desktop Support Specialist

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
13%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Desktop Support Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$48,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Desktop Support Specialist Salaries

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$48,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Help Desk / Desktop Support
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 3%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 4%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 6%

Network Support
up arrow 7%

Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 27%
ADVERTISEMENT