Desktop Support Technician in Houston, Texas Salary

The average rate for a Desktop Support Technician in Houston, Texas is $19.02 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Customer Service is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,410 - $61,696
(Median)
$30K
$47K
$62K
MEDIAN: $46,988
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$13.91 - $25.34
(Median)
$14
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,410 - $61,696  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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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$31,260 - $59,721  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 48
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $25.34  
   
Overtime
$19.82 - $37.39  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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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$31,260 - $59,721  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$42,000


Skills That Affect Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Customer Service
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 7%

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

National Average
$42,000

Software Installation & Upgrade
up arrow 2%

Systems Troubleshooting
up arrow 2%

Hardware Configuration
up arrow 3%

Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 4%

PC Support
up arrow 4%

Computer Service
up arrow 4%

Help Desk / Desktop Support
up arrow 7%

Windows Support
up arrow 7%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 8%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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