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Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salary with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills

The average salary for a Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills is $42,324 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$30,290 - $59,958
(Median)
$30K
$42K
$60K
MEDIAN: $42,323
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$12.70 - $25.22
(Median)
$13
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$30,290 - $59,958  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,555  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $5,152  
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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$28,845 - $58,449  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 559
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$12.70 - $25.22  
   
Overtime
$18.13 - $39.04  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,555  
   
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $5,152  
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).
)
$28,845 - $58,449  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 521

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Pay by Experience Level for Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills

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

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Experience Affects Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$41,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 297 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 19%