A Help Desk Technician earns an average salary of C$40,478 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$29,849 - C$50,992
C$30K
C$40K
C$51K
MEDIAN: C$40,479
10%
50%
90%
C$13.02 - C$24.95
C$13
C$17
C$25
MEDIAN: C$17.33
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$51K
Salary C$29,849 - C$50,992
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,022
Profit Sharing C$1,200
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$28,890 - C$51,841
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 141
Hourly Data C$0C$73
Hourly Rate C$13.02 - C$24.95
Overtime C$18.25 - C$73.97
Annual Data C$0C$51K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,022
Profit Sharing C$1,200
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$28,890 - C$51,841
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

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Pay by Experience Level for Help Desk Technician

Pay by Experience for a Help Desk Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Help Desk Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$38,000 based on 172 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Help Desk Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$44,000 based on 54 salaries. An experienced Help Desk Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$48,000 based on 37 salaries. A Help Desk Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$41,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$39,676

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Key Stats for Help Desk Technician

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Help Desk Technician Salaries

▲20%

▲11%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
C$40,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Help Desk Technician Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 21%
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