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Desktop Support Technician Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

The average salary for a Desktop Support Technician in Chicago, Illinois is $44,985 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Desktop Support Technician in Chicago, Illinois Salary (?
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$35,645 - $66,502
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $44,984
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Desktop Support Technician in Chicago, Illinois Salary (?
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$15.21 - $29.59
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$35,645 - $66,502  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,085  
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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$35,241 - $64,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 34
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $29.59  
   
Overtime
$24.75 - $40.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,085  
   
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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$35,241 - $64,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 16%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$46,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Desktop Support Technician in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

National Average
$46,000
Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 3%
Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 4%
Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 10%
Help Desk / Desktop Support
up arrow 13%
Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 15%
Troubleshooting
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 22%