Help Desk Technician with Information Technology (IT) Support Skills Salary

A Help Desk Technician with Information Technology (IT) Support skills earns an average wage of $16.53 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$30,618 - $58,501
$31K
$40K
$59K
MEDIAN: $40,287
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$12.04 - $22.61
$12
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $16.30
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$0$58K
Salary $30,618 - $58,501
Bonus $0.00 - $4,013
Profit Sharing $100.67 - $6,655
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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$26,718 - $52,820
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 224
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $12.04 - $22.61
Overtime $17.72 - $37.48
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $0.00 - $4,013
Profit Sharing $100.67 - $6,655
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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$26,718 - $52,820
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 335

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Pay by Experience Level for Help Desk Technician

Pay by Experience for a Help Desk Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Help Desk Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 395 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Help Desk Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 161 salaries. An experienced Help Desk Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 81 salaries. A Help Desk Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Help Desk Technician

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 124 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Help Desk Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

Experienced
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
$38,000

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 124 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 23%
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