The average salary for a Desktop Support Technician in Toronto, Ontario is C$48,952 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

C$38,213 - C$61,272
C$38K
C$49K
C$61K
MEDIAN: C$48,585
10%
50%
90%
C$12.23 - C$26.55
C$12
C$20
C$27
MEDIAN: C$20.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$61K
Salary C$38,213 - C$61,272
Bonus C$1,100
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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C$32,445 - C$59,924
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40
Hourly Data C$0C$37
Hourly Rate C$12.23 - C$26.55
Overtime C$34.00
Annual Data C$0C$59K
Bonus C$1,100
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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C$32,445 - C$59,924
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

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 Job Listings

Key Stats for Desktop Support Technician

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
C$48,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 15%