Desktop Support Technician in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

The average salary for a Desktop Support Technician in Boston, Massachusetts is $46,227 per year. A skill in Hardware Configuration is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$34,883 - $60,402
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$46K
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MEDIAN: $46,227
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$15.03 - $28.36
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MEDIAN: $21.56
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Salary
$34,883 - $60,402  
   
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$34,134 - $60,047  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.03 - $28.36  
   
Overtime
$37.07  
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$0$28K$56K$84K
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$34,134 - $60,047  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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Key Stats for Desktop Support Technician

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲34%

▲1%

National Average
$45,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Hardware Configuration
▲13%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▲5%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲5%

Computer Hardware Technician
▲5%

Systems Troubleshooting
▲5%

Microsoft Office
▲4%

Customer Service
▲3%

Computer Service
▼0%

Network Support
▼0%

National Average
$45,000


Information Technology (IT) Support
▼1%

Software Installation & Upgrade
▼2%

Microsoft Active Directory
▼3%

PC Support
▼12%

System Administration
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
43%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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