Average Desktop Support Technician Salary in New York, New York

$51,933
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Desktop Support Technician in New York, New York is $51,933.
10%
$38k
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$52k
90%
$73k
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$38k - $73k
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$37k - $73k

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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 $48,472 based on 70 salaries. A mid-career Desktop Support Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,100 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Desktop Support Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,452 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,926.
Employees with Desktop Support Technician in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 7.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (3.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (20.4% less), Houston, Texas (5.5% less) and Dallas, Texas (5.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 171 survey responses.
Early Career
40.9%
Mid Career
30.4%
Experienced
19.3%
Late Career
9.4%