Average Desktop Support Technician Hourly Pay in San Francisco, California

$28.06
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$2,500
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The average hourly pay for a Desktop Support Technician in San Francisco, California is $28.06.
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$20
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$28.06
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$37.55
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Hourly Rate
$20 - $38
Bonus
$1,944 - $5,087
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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) and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Hardware Technician, Information Technology (IT) Support and Help Desk / Desktop Support.

Pay by Experience Level for Desktop Support Technician

An early career Desktop Support Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $27.82 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Desktop Support Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $33.43 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Desktop Support Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.50 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (33.5% less), Atlanta, Georgia (29.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (28.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 46 survey responses.
Early Career
54.3%
Mid Career
15.2%
Experienced
30.4%