Entry-Level Help Desk Administrator Salary

An average Entry-Level Help Desk Administrator can expect to take home roughly $16.73 per hour. Most Entry-Level Help Desk Administrators report high levels of job satisfaction. A fair number receive medical and dental insurance and a majority get vision insurance. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 83 percent of Entry-Level Help Desk Administrators are male. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$30,163 - $52,889
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MEDIAN: $39,987
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$13.85 - $21.81
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$0$52K
Salary $30,163 - $52,889
Bonus $97.87 - $5,311
Profit Sharing $520
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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$30,095 - $49,678
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $13.85 - $21.81
Overtime $21.08 - $29.25
Annual Data $0$49K
Bonus $97.87 - $5,311
Profit Sharing $520
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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$30,095 - $49,678
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82

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Key Stats for Help Desk Administrator

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
85%
5-9 years
9%
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Skills That Affect Help Desk Administrator Salaries

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▲3%

Microsoft Active Directory
▲2%

Network Support
▲2%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲2%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$39,000

Network Management / Administration
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 16%
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