A Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) earns an average salary of R121,323 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Active Directory, and Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2).

R59,657 - R230,629
(Median)
R60K
R120K
R230K
MEDIAN: R121,322
10%
50%
90%

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R20.61 - R104.73
(Median)
R21
R54
R100
MEDIAN: R54.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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R0R80KR160KR240K
Salary
R59,657 - R230,629  
   
Bonus
R0.00 - R19,645  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R19,797  
Commission
R12,289  
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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R60,033 - R233,952  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 733
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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R0R110R220R330
Hourly Rate
R20.61 - R104.73  
   
Overtime
R1.49 - R307.92  
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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R0R220KR440KR660K
Bonus
R0.00 - R19,645  
   
Commission
R12,289  
Profit Sharing
R0.00 - R19,797  
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).
)
R60,033 - R233,952  
Country: United States | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 27 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R122,748

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Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Reviews

What is it like working as a Support Technician, Information Technology (IT)?

Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in Cape Town:
"Amazing."
Pros: I get to work with computers and servers and there are no limits to what can be done and you can never know it all hence why you are always learning and always active.
Cons: The fact that I dont only do IT but have to do building and company maintenance and the salary for it all is way underpaid. I am probably the least paid IT person in Africa.

Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in Johannesburg:
"Hero."
Pros: I support and solve all the computer technical problems for the working community to be productive.
Cons: Too many expectations and little time to resolve the problems.

Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in Witbank:
"Stress Level Are High With The Management."
Pros: Its great and the working environment is good and so is our co-workers.
Cons: The manangement.

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Experience Affects Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 73%



National Average
R123,000


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






Cisco Networking
up arrow 5%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 4%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%

Network Management / Administration
up arrow 3%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 3%

Windows 2003 Server
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
R123,000

Computer Hardware Technician
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Help Desk / Desktop Support
up arrow 2%

Network Support
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
medical benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 69%
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