Entry-Level Help Desk Administrator Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Help Desk Administrator earns an average wage of $17.41 per hour.
Entry-Level Help Desk Administrator Salary (?
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$31,472 - $59,462
(Median)
31K
48K
59K
MEDIAN: $40,296
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Entry-Level Help Desk Administrator Salary (?
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$11.69 - $22.24
(Median)
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22
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$31,472 - $59,462  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,098  
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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$27,689 - $54,111  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 117
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.69 - $22.24  
   
Overtime
$17.39 - $33.02  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,098  
   
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).
)
$27,689 - $54,111  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 119
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Help Desk Administrator Salaries

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 6%
Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 5%
Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 4%
National Average
$40,000
Network Support
up arrow 2%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 3%

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Gender

Female
23%
female alumni
 
Male
77%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 17%
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