The average salary for a Desktop Engineer is Rs 201,085.
MEDIAN Rs 201,085
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Job Description for Desktop Engineer
A desktop engineer specializes in building and maintaining information technology (IT) in a professional capacity. They are usually employed by companies that need an on-site expert to manage office networks and technology. The responsibilities of a desktop engineer cover a wide range of duties within the area of information technology, including handling network creation and maintenance, designing and implementing security solutions, troubleshooting technical issues with staff, and generally ma…Read more
Desktop Engineer Tasks
- Correct hardware problems with laptops, desktops and other computing equipment.
- Troubleshoot and maintain standard software configurations.
- Perform support services to employees with technical problems an IT issues.
- Assist in development of IT and infrastructure projects.
- Manage returns on warranted systems and parts.
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Popular Skills for Desktop Engineer
Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1)
Information Technology (IT) Support
Computer Hardware Technician
Skills in Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2), Information Technology (IT) Support and Network Support are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Hardware Technician and Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1).
Pay by Experience Level for Desktop Engineer
An entry-level Desktop Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 147,790 based on 40 salaries. An early career Desktop Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 194,692 based on 140 salaries. A mid-career Desktop Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 253,076 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Desktop Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 330,000 based on 9 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Desktop Engineer in their job title in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh earn an average of 39.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Bangalore, Karnataka (11.7% more) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (9.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Gurgaon, Haryana (25.6% less), Delhi, Delhi (10.5% less) and Pune, Maharashtra (9.0% less).
Years of Experience
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