A Late-Career Help Desk Specialist earns an average salary of $53,040 per year. A skill in Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking is associated with high pay for this job.

$44,900 - $70,469
$45K
$53K
$70K
MEDIAN: $53,040
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90%

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$17.30 - $27.82
$17
$22
$28
MEDIAN: $21.62
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$44,900 - $70,469  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $2,483  
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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$38,805 - $65,596  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.30 - $27.82  
   
Overtime
$32.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $2,483  
   
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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$38,805 - $65,596  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Key Stats for Help Desk Specialist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Help Desk Specialist Salaries

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 4%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 2%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Exchange
0%

National Average
$51,000

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1)
up arrow 3%

Help Desk / Desktop Support
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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