Average Desktop Support Technician with Customer Service Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$20.30
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$675
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The average hourly pay for a Desktop Support Technician with Customer Service skills in Houston, Texas is $20.30.
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$11.15
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$20.30
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$29.59
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What Do Desktop Support Technicians Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Desktop Support Technicians?

Skills in Computer Hardware Technician and Hardware Configuration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Information Technology (IT) Support, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) and Help Desk / Desktop Support.

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

An early career Desktop Support Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.51 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Desktop Support Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.49 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Desktop Support Technician in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 23.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (10.8% more) and New York, New York (7.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (13.8% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (3.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Early Career
60.0%
Mid Career
40.0%