A Desktop Support Technician in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average wage of $17.14 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Hardware Configuration, Systems Troubleshooting, Customer Service, Information Technology (IT) Support, and Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2). Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

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$14.16 - $30.58
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$35,100 - $58,983  
   
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$30,401 - $61,378  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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Hourly Rate
$14.16 - $30.58  
   
Overtime
$21.00  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
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$30,401 - $61,378  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
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Key Stats for Desktop Support Technician

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
051
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$40,000


Skills That Affect Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Hardware Configuration
up arrow 32%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 30%

Customer Service
up arrow 25%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 14%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 13%

PC Support
up arrow 1%

Windows Support
0%

National Average
$40,000

Troubleshooting
up arrow 1%

Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 2%

Software Installation & Upgrade
up arrow 4%

Help Desk / Desktop Support
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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