The average salary for a Desktop Support Engineer with Hardware Configuration skills in India is ₹181,348.
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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. This career can be found in nearly any industry…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Desktop Support Engineer
Help Desk / Desktop Support
Software Installation & Upgrade
Computer Hardware Technician
Skills in Help Desk / Desktop Support, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2), Software Installation & Upgrade, Windows Support and Computer Hardware Technician are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Desktop Support Engineer
An entry-level Desktop Support Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹138,369 based on 12 salaries. An early career Desktop Support Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹177,314 based on 119 salaries. A mid-career Desktop Support Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹199,818 based on 33 salaries.
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Employees with Desktop Support Engineer in their job title in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh earn an average of 11.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pune, Maharashtra (10.3% more) and Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Noida, Uttar Pradesh (28.3% less), Ahmedabad, Gujarat (20.6% less) and Mumbai, Maharashtra (17.3% less).
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