Entry-Level Computer / Network Support Technician Salary (Australia)

The average salary for an Entry-Level Computer / Network Support Technician is AU$50,800 per year.

AU$34,851 - AU$69,280
AU$35K
AU$51K
AU$69K
MEDIAN: AU$50,694
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50%
90%
AU$18.62 - AU$33.57
AU$19
AU$24
AU$34
MEDIAN: AU$23.87
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$69K
Salary AU$34,851 - AU$69,280
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,696
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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AU$36,104 - AU$69,157
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 98
Hourly Data AU$0AU$47
Hourly Rate AU$18.62 - AU$33.57
Overtime AU$5.03 - AU$47.68
Annual Data AU$0AU$69K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$9,696
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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AU$36,104 - AU$69,157
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

Job Description for Computer / Network Support Technician

A Computer/Network Support Technician’s main responsibility is to provide technical support to the computer and network operations. This includes initially receiving problem calls from users either online or by telephone and troubleshooting the problem until it is resolved. It also involves updating the system log by creating a problem ticket and entering the details of the problem such as the caller name, the application program affected, the root cause of the problem, etc. This job requires excellent analytical and communication skills, ability to multi-task due to simultaneous problem calls in some instance, high tolerance to stress and agility in a fast-paced environment. At a minimum, a Computer/Network Support Technician usually holds a certificate in Networking. They are usually hired by established businesses especially large corporations. They work in an office environment usually near the physical computer or network installation where he interacts with the other support staff. The technician reports to a supervisor or manager who may be the Systems Administrator. They may work the regular schedule or in some cases, may be assigned on a rotation or shift schedule. In some cases, the support technician may have to work offsite. They interact mostly with the system or application users. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)


Computer / Network Support Technician Tasks

  • Provide continuous status information to ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Initiate customer contact, escalate to appropriate parties and resolve incidents.
  • Answer, evaluate, and prioritize incoming telephone, voicemail, e-mail, and in person requests for assistance from users experiencing technical problems.
  • Respond to technical issues as they arise.

Computer / Network Support Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$50,810

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

Key Stats for Computer / Network Support Technician

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
16%

Skills That Affect Computer / Network Support Technician Salaries



Network Management / Administration
▲1%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
AU$51,000



Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 95%