AU$56,563
Avg. Salary
AU$28.25
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Desktop Support Technician is AU$28.25 per hour.

The average pay for a Desktop Support Technician is AU$56,563 per year.

$20
10%
$28
50%
$38
90%
MEDIAN $28
$44k
10%
$57k
50%
$73k
90%
MEDIAN $56,563
AU$44,068 - AU$72,669
AU$44K
AU$57K
AU$73K
MEDIAN: AU$56,563
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.02 - AU$37.75
AU$20
AU$28
AU$38
MEDIAN: AU$28.25
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$74K
Salary AU$44,068 - AU$72,669
Bonus AU$125 - AU$6,050
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$42,635 - AU$74,173
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 144
Hourly Data AU$0AU$99
Hourly Rate AU$20.02 - AU$37.75
Overtime AU$45.77
Annual Data AU$0AU$74K
Bonus AU$125 - AU$6,050
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$42,635 - AU$74,173
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Desktop Support Technician

Desktop support technicians are usually the first people who are called when something goes wrong with a desktop computer in their company or the company's network. The duties range from remote desktop assistance to providing support over the telephone to troubleshooting issues that arise with computers. Desktop support technicians must prioritize the issues they receive. For example, a computer that completely crashes is usually considered a high priority over someone who can't figure out how to send an email.

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Desktop Support Technician Tasks

  • Format, install, set up, maintain, and troubleshoot desktop and laptop computers with and for end users.
  • Coordinate with vendors to resolve problems.
  • Add or replace memory, new keyboards, motherboards, and other components.
  • Set up and troubleshoot domains, user accounts and software accounts.
  • Configure, test, and troubleshoot network connectivity and wireless access for local and remote computers or devices.

Desktop Support Technician Pay By Employer

$0$88K

$36,720

$37,133

Dell, Inc.
16 profiles
$36,444

TEKsystems, Inc
12 profiles
$40,922

$45,538

Sutter Health
10 profiles
$58,250

$34,586

$42,437

$34,232

$37,283

Desktop Support Technician Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

10%

-2%

-6%

-8%

National Average: AU$57,334

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

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Key Stats for Desktop Support Technician

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

▲17%

▲4%

National Average
AU$57,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 92%