A Desktop Support Technician with Microsoft Office skills earns an average wage of $18.83 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$34,691 - $63,453
$35K
$44K
$63K
MEDIAN: $44,131
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$13.73 - $27.28
$14
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MEDIAN: $18.83
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,691 - $63,453  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,972  
Profit Sharing
$1,843  
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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$30,657 - $61,410  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 115
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.73 - $27.28  
   
Overtime
$19.34 - $42.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,972  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,843  
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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$30,657 - $61,410  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 180

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Pay by Experience Level for Desktop Support Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,722

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Key Stats for Desktop Support Technician

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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