The average pay for a Desktop Support Technician is R121,857 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. A skill in Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) is associated with high pay for this job.

R68,137 - R234,716
(Median)
R68K
R120K
R230K
MEDIAN: R121,856
10%
50%
90%

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R32.21 - R190.71
(Median)
R32
R110
R190
MEDIAN: R107.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R90KR180KR270K
Salary
R68,137 - R234,716  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R22,780  
Profit Sharing
R3,250  
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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R70,399 - R240,445  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 260
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R70R140R210
Hourly Rate
R32.21 - R190.71  
   
Overtime
R49.49 - R152.80  
National Annualized Data (?
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R0R140KR280KR420K
Bonus
R0.00 - R22,780  
   
Profit Sharing
R3,250  
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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R70,399 - R240,445  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R124,419

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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries



National Average
R124,000


Skills That Affect Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
up arrow 25%

Help Desk / Desktop Support
0%

Windows Support
0%

National Average
R124,000

Network Support
up arrow 3%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 13%

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1)
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Active Directory
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 36%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
medical benefits
Vision: 3%
dental benefits
None: 64%
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