Technical Services Manager Salary

Technical Services Managers in the United States with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent just below two-thirds of Technical Services Managers. Salaries average out to around $82K annually and spread from $50K to $131K per year. Total cash compensation to Technical Services Managers approaches anywhere from $50K on the lower end to $131K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $19K from bonuses and upwards of $10K from profit sharing. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The vast majority (85 percent) of Technical Services Managers who answered the questionnaire are male. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$51,543 - $123,912
$52K
$82K
$120K
MEDIAN: $82,328
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50%
90%

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$15.21 - $35.43
$15
$22
$35
MEDIAN: $22.47
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,543 - $123,912  
   
Bonus
$964 - $19,375  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $10,033  
Commission
$1,200  
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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$49,537 - $131,384  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 669
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $35.43  
   
Overtime
$22.50 - $50.26  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$964 - $19,375  
   
Commission
$1,200  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $10,033  
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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$49,537 - $131,384  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Job Description for Technical Services Manager

Technical services managers may work in a variety of different industries or fields, including accounting and computer technology. They have multiple duties and are in charge of many technical issues within their company.

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Technical Services Manager Tasks

  • Develop, operate and maintain the IT infrastructure.
  • Coordinate and direct activities with the IT team.

Common Career Paths for Technical Services Manager


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Though not the most common occurrence, Technical Services Managers sometimes become VPs of Operations, where the average income is $124K per year. A Director of Information Technology Services role is the most common promotion for Technical Services Managers moving up the ladder, and pay for the position tends to be around the $106K mark. Another typical, albeit less common, transition for Technical Services Managers is an Information Technology Manager position, where earnings are usually $78K.

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Popular Skills for Technical Services Manager


Survey participants wield an impressively varied skill set on the job. Most notably, facility with Technical Sales, UNIX, and Systems Engineering are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 27 percent, 21 percent, and 13 percent, respectively. Those listing Troubleshooting as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Network Management / Administration and Microsoft Office also typically command lower compensation. Most people skilled in People Management are similarly competent in Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Services Manager

Pay by Experience for a Technical Services Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Technical Services Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 180 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Services Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 216 salaries. An experienced Technical Services Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 320 salaries. A Technical Services Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 191 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $82,604

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Technical Services Managers that is 35 percent greater than the national average, Washington offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Technical Services Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Houston (+28 percent), Richmond (+22 percent), Madison (+21 percent), and Minneapolis (+20 percent). Compared to the national average, Kansas City Technical Services Managers have considerably lower salaries, 28 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Employers pay around 15 percent less in Raleigh and 12 percent less in Dallas, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Technical Services Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Technical Services Manager?

Technical Services Manager in Salt Lake City:
"Being ahead of customer thinking."
Pros: The ability to be part of a revenue driven business. The need to spend time with the customer face to face. Participating in sales proposals meeting from a managed services perspective as sales support. The fact it's project and task oriented and requires analysis of specific business processes. Amazing benefits, flexible hours and awesome management.
Cons: The time it takes to get things approved through HR. The salary is below average compared to those coming to EMC from the street.

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Key Stats for Technical Services Manager

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
26%
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Experience Affects Technical Services Manager Salaries

▲12%

▲3%

National Average
$83,000

▼3%

▼15%

Skills That Affect Technical Services Manager Salaries

Technical Sales
▲27%

UNIX
▲21%


SQL
▲12%







Microsoft Exchange
▼0%

National Average
$83,000




Troubleshooting
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 7%