Average Desktop Support Technician with Software Installation & Upgrade Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$47,027
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$25
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The average salary for a Desktop Support Technician with Software Installation & Upgrade skills in Chicago, Illinois is $47,027.
25%
$37k
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$47k
75%
$60k
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Job Description for Desktop Support Technician

Desktop Support Technician Tasks
  • Format, install, set up, maintain, and troubleshoot desktop and laptop computers with and for end users.
  • Coordinate with vendors to resolve problems.
  • Add or replace memory, new keyboards, motherboards, and other components.
  • Set up and troubleshoot domains, user accounts and software accounts.
  • Configure, test, and troubleshoot network connectivity and wireless access for local and remote computers or devices.

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Popular Skills for Desktop Support Technician

Skills in Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2), Computer Hardware Technician, Information Technology (IT) Support and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Help Desk / Desktop Support.
Employees with Desktop Support Technician in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 19.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Nashville, Tennessee (17.5% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (6.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Columbus, Ohio (14.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (8.6% less).

Years of Experience

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