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Desktop Support Technician Salary with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills

A Desktop Support Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills earns an average wage of $19.94 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$32,082 - $63,780
(Median)
$32K
$46K
$64K
MEDIAN: $45,910
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$14.56 - $25.77
(Median)
$15
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $19.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$32,082 - $63,780  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,401  
Profit Sharing
$302.01 - $4,966  
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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$31,354 - $60,996  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 300
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.56 - $25.77  
   
Overtime
$20.97 - $38.31  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,401  
   
Profit Sharing
$302.01 - $4,966  
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).
)
$31,354 - $60,996  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 407
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Pay by Experience Level for Desktop Support Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills

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

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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$44,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 162 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 22%
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