Desktop Support Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) Skills Salary

A Desktop Support Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills earns an average wage of $20.11 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$34,943 - $65,382
$35K
$47K
$65K
MEDIAN: $47,143
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$15.55 - $27.72
$16
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $20.42
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$0$65K
Salary $34,943 - $65,382
Bonus $0.00 - $3,959
Profit Sharing $255.32 - $5,081
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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$33,563 - $64,090
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 324
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $15.55 - $27.72
Overtime $22.00 - $44.76
Annual Data $0$64K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,959
Profit Sharing $255.32 - $5,081
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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$33,563 - $64,090
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 433

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Pay by Experience Level for Desktop Support Technician

Pay by Experience for a Desktop Support Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Desktop Support Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 372 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Desktop Support Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 281 salaries. An experienced Desktop Support Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 198 salaries. A Desktop Support Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 51 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $45,514

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Key Stats for Desktop Support Technician

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 164 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Desktop Support Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

▲9%

▲4%

National Average
$46,000

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 164 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 21%
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