Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in Houston, Texas Salary

Information Technology Support Technicians in Houston take home an average $18.32 per hour. Work is enjoyable for Houston Information Technology Support Technicians, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, nearly one in five are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by the greater part. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$29,661 - $61,463
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$61K
MEDIAN: $42,754
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$10.00 - $27.63
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,661 - $61,463  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $9,863  
Profit Sharing
$1,700  
Total Pay (?
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$28,052 - $59,296  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$10.00 - $27.63  
   
Overtime
$12.67 - $47.11  
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $9,863  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,700  
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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$28,052 - $59,296  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Support Technician, Information Technology (IT)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Houston Information Technology Support Technicians with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $35K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $45K. Information Technology Support Technicians in Houston claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $50K. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $52K.

Key Stats for Support Technician, Information Technology (IT)

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

Experienced
▲20%

▲8%

National Average
$42,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Network Support
▲12%

Windows Support
▲11%




Software Knowledge
▲3%

Software Installation & Upgrade
▲2%



National Average
$42,000

▼2%

Troubleshooting
▼2%


Systems Troubleshooting
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼9%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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