Average Help Desk Technician Salary in Canada

C$41,477
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$1,464
Bonus
C$3,250
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The average salary for a Help Desk Technician in Canada is C$41,477.
10%
C$32k
MEDIAN
C$41k
90%
C$55k
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Salary
C$32k - C$55k
Bonus
C$41 - C$5k
Profit Sharing
C$12 - C$8k
Total Pay
C$31k - C$55k

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Popular Skills for Help Desk Technician

Skills in Help Desk / Desktop Support and Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1), Microsoft Office and Windows Operating System General Use.

Pay by Experience Level for Help Desk Technician

An entry-level Help Desk Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$39,418 based on 41 salaries. An early career Help Desk Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$40,820 based on 233 salaries. A mid-career Help Desk Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$44,289 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Help Desk Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$47,879 based on 47 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$49,967.
Employees with Help Desk Technician in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 13.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (12.6% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (8.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (12.8% less), Montréal, Québec (8.1% less) and London, Ontario (2.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 390 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.5%
Early Career
59.7%
Mid Career
14.6%
Experienced
12.1%
Late Career
3.1%