Average Help Desk Technicians in Atlanta, Ga. make around $16.00 per hour. While some workers in this profession — one-fourth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the greater part have dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Among survey respondents, men are more common than women; 88 percent of Atlanta Help Desk Technicians are male. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

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$700  
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$25,942 - $56,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Overtime
$26.48  
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$25,942 - $56,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
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Georgia:
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Key Stats for Help Desk Technician

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
058
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Help Desk Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%


Skills That Affect Help Desk Technician Salaries

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 7%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 4%

Software Installation & Upgrade
up arrow 4%

Computer Service
up arrow 4%

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

Computer Hardware Technician
up arrow 2%

Network Support
up arrow 2%

National Average
$38,000

Help Desk / Desktop Support
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 16%

Troubleshooting
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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