Mid-Career Desktop Support Technician Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Mid-Career Desktop Support Technician is $19.84 per hour. A skill in Information Technology (IT) Support is associated with high pay for this job.
Mid-Career Desktop Support Technician Total Pay (?
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$34,194 - $60,669
(Median)
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40K
46K
54K
61K
MEDIAN: $46,359
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Mid-Career Desktop Support Technician Total Pay (?
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$14.53 - $25.83
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$34,194 - $60,669  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,122  
Profit Sharing
$48.94 - $6,128  
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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$31,429 - $59,161  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,052
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.53 - $25.83  
   
Overtime
$20.77 - $38.21  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,122  
   
Profit Sharing
$48.94 - $6,128  
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).
)
$31,429 - $59,161  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,052
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Pay Difference By Location

San Jose
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San Francisco
up arrow 19%
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Washington
up arrow 17%
Seattle
up arrow 10%
Denver
up arrow 7%
Chicago
up arrow 6%
Los Angeles
up arrow 2%
National Average
$44,000
Houston
up arrow 1%
Minneapolis
up arrow 7%
Dallas
up arrow 10%
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 12%
Windows Support
up arrow 6%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 1%
Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
0%
Computer Hardware Technician
0%
PC Support
0%
National Average
$44,000
Help Desk / Desktop Support
up arrow 1%
Troubleshooting
up arrow 2%
Computer Service
up arrow 2%
Hardware Configuration
up arrow 3%
Software Installation & Upgrade
up arrow 3%
Customer Service
up arrow 4%
Network Support
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 189 votes.

Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 20%
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