Average Mid-Career Help Desk Technician with Computer Hardware Technician Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Help Desk Technician with Computer Hardware Technician skills in Houston, Texas is $19.00.
MEDIAN $19.00
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Hourly Rate
$17 - $21
$0 - $275
Total Pay
$34,726 - $52,768

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Job Description for Help Desk Technician

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Help Desk Technician. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Help Desk Technician
Support Technician, Information Technolo...
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Help Desk Technician

Skills in Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1) and Customer Service 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.
Employees with Help Desk Technician in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 26.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Portland, Oregon (14.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (12.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Miami, Florida (7.8% less), Denver, Colorado (5.3% less) and Dallas, Texas (4.4% less).

Years of Experience

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Early Career