Entry-Level Desktop Support Engineer in Chennai Salary (India)

An Entry-Level Desktop Support Engineer in Chennai, Tamil Nadu earns an average salary of Rs 134,201 per year.

Rs 84,983 - Rs 209,380
Rs 85K
Rs 120K
Rs 210K
MEDIAN: Rs 121,448
Rs 0Rs 211K
Salary Rs 84,983 - Rs 209,380
Bonus Rs 97.87 - Rs 12,255
Profit Sharing Rs 0.00 - Rs 14,795
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).
Rs 85,840 - Rs 211,881
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 6 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 174

Job Description for Desktop Support Engineer

A desktop engineer maintains and troubleshoots the existing computers, laptops, security, and servers within their organization's network. They install, configure, and troubleshoot the computers, as well as all other applications and printers, to keep them at optimum performance. This is a very hands-on career that frequently requires the individual to respond to urgent requests and help individuals face to face; some travel may also be required.


Desktop Support Engineer Tasks

  • Answer calls or tickets to support end users with applications, hardware, software, and networking.
  • Create end user documentation and knowledge base articles.
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software problems in person and remotely, resolving and documenting solutions.
  • Monitor backups and maintenance logs.

Desktop Support Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Desktop Support Engineer

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years

Skills That Affect Desktop Support Engineer Salaries

Help Desk / Desktop Support

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)

Windows Support

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking

National Average
Rs 123,000

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1)

Systems Troubleshooting

Network Support

Windows Operating System General Use

Software Installation & Upgrade

Computer Hardware Technician

Hardware Configuration

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 5 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 42%