Desktop Support Technician with Information Technology (IT) Support Skills Salary

A Desktop Support Technician with Information Technology (IT) Support skills earns an average wage of $19.38 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$34,914 - $62,200
$35K
$46K
$62K
MEDIAN: $46,170
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$14.61 - $26.77
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MEDIAN: $19.38
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$34,914 - $62,200  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,122  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $4,100  
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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$32,001 - $60,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 210
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.61 - $26.77  
   
Overtime
$20.38 - $41.66  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,122  
   
Profit Sharing
$500 - $4,100  
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).
)
$32,001 - $60,500  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 280
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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: $44,115

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Key Stats for Desktop Support Technician

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲21%

Experienced
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$44,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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