Help Desk Technician in Houston, Texas Salary

A Help Desk Technician in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $37,330 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Software Installation & Upgrade, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2), Computer Hardware Technician, and Information Technology (IT) Support. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$34,572 - $47,477
$35K
$40K
$47K
MEDIAN: $40,124
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$11.07 - $24.09
$11
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $17.69
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$0$49K
Salary $34,572 - $47,477
Bonus $1,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,515 - $49,484
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $11.07 - $24.09
Overtime $25.50
Annual Data $0$49K
Bonus $1,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,515 - $49,484
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Help Desk Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Help Desk Technician

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%

Experience Affects Help Desk Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲10%

▲7%

National Average
$40,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Help Desk Technician Salaries

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▲7%

Software Installation & Upgrade
▲7%

Computer Hardware Technician
▲6%

Information Technology (IT) Support
▲3%

National Average
$40,000

Microsoft Active Directory
▼4%

Computer Service
▼4%

Systems Troubleshooting
▼4%

Troubleshooting
▼4%


Microsoft Office
▼6%


Windows Support
▼7%

Phone Support
▼11%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 26%