The average salary for a Customer Support Engineer with Linux skills is $69,142.
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Job Description for Customer Support Engineer
Customer support engineers respond to customer inquiries about technical problems through an Internet-based system, telephone calls, and email. They must have strong communication skills, both verbal and written, and be able to work under pressure to solve the technical problems for personal and business clients. The customer support engineer documents calls from clients and provides troubleshooting help to find the problem and isolate it. They then must find the resolution and ensure the cli…Read more
Customer Support Engineer Tasks
- Directly troubleshoot and solve technical issues with customers.
- Document customer needs, problems, interventions and interactions, informing clients as changes occur.
- Use debugging tools, simulations, and scripts to isolate and fix problems.
- Guide and assist with installations and technical training, including documentation.
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Popular Skills for Customer Support Engineer
Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Support, Information Technology (IT) Support, Cisco Networking, Customer Service and Troubleshooting.
Pay by Experience Level for Customer Support Engineer
An early career Customer Support Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,845 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Customer Support Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,025 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Customer Support Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 6 salaries.
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