Entry-Level Desktop Support Analyst Salary

Earnings for Entry-Level Desktop Support Analysts come in at around $19.45 per hour on average. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Some workers in this field — close to one-fifth — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a fair number and dental plans are enjoyed by more than half. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,383 - $61,717
$35K
$48K
$62K
MEDIAN: $48,059
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$14.40 - $25.30
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$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.40
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$0$61K
Salary $35,383 - $61,717
Bonus $0.00 - $6,465
Profit Sharing $1,474
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).
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$32,226 - $58,947
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 167
Hourly Data $0$39
Hourly Rate $14.40 - $25.30
Overtime $16.48 - $39.44
Annual Data $0$58K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,465
Profit Sharing $1,474
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).
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$32,226 - $58,947
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 179

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Desktop Support Analyst Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,969

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Entry-Level Desktop Support Analysts, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 52 percent greater than the national average. Entry-Level Desktop Support Analysts will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+18 percent), Chicago (+17 percent), Boston (+9 percent), and Dallas (+9 percent). Falling short of the national average by 17 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Tulsa. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Atlanta (7 percent lower) and Milwaukee (5 percent lower).

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Key Stats for Desktop Support Analyst

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Desktop Support Analyst Salaries

Windows Support
▲1%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▲1%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼0%

National Average
$44,000



Microsoft Active Directory
▼1%

Systems Troubleshooting
▼1%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼2%

Network Support
▼4%

Microsoft Office
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 21%
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