Average Computer Support Technician Hourly Pay

$19.24
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$1,100
Bonus
$2,100
Commission
$728
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The average hourly pay for a Computer Support Technician is $19.24.
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$12.51
MEDIAN
$19.24
90%
$28.67
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $29
Bonus
$0 - $3,959
Profit Sharing
$550 - $1,850
Commission
$0 - $2,100
Total Pay
$27,808 - $60,456
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What Do Computer Support Technicians Do?

Computer Support Technician Tasks
  • Provide technical support and customer service to software users.
  • Open tickets, troubleshoot problems, and diagnose issues in order to resolve them and close tickets.
  • Document technical requirements, usage procedures, and common problem fixes.
  • Set up, design, configure, and maintain software and associated equipment.

Job Satisfaction for Computer Support Technician

4.1 out of 5
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What Are Popular Skills for Computer Support Technicians?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Software Installation & Upgrade, PC Support, Troubleshooting, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) and Computer Hardware Technician.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Computer Support Technicians?

An entry-level Computer Support Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.19 based on 17 salaries. An early career Computer Support Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.35 based on 109 salaries. A mid-career Computer Support Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.69 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Computer Support Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.63 based on 67 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $28.
Employees with Computer Support Technician in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana (14.0% more) and New York, New York (4.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (21.9% less), Vancouver, Washington (20.2% less) and Portland, Oregon (5.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 292 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.8%
Early Career
37.3%
Mid Career
26.0%
Experienced
22.9%
Late Career
7.9%