Average Desktop Support Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support Skills Hourly Pay in Palo Alto, California

$21.30
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The average hourly pay for a Desktop Support Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support skills in Palo Alto, California is $21.30.
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$20.39
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$21.30
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$26.39
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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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Employees with Desktop Support Technician in their job title in Washington, District of Columbia earn an average of 17.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (6.4% more) and Los Angeles, California (2.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (15.4% less), Dallas, Texas (12.3% less) and Houston, Texas (6.1% less).