Average Mid-Career Help Desk Technician Salary in Houston, Texas

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The average salary for a Mid-Career Help Desk Technician in Houston, Texas is $44,385.
MEDIAN $44,385
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$34k - $51k
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$34k - $52k

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Job Description for Help Desk Technician

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Help Desk Technician
Support Technician, Information Technolo...
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Help Desk Technician

Skills in Help Desk / Desktop Support, Information Technology (IT) Support, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1) and Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Hardware Technician.

Pay by Experience Level for Help Desk Technician

An early career Help Desk Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,124 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Help Desk Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,284 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Help Desk Technician in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 19.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (15.9% more) and New York, New York (14.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Indianapolis, Indiana (12.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (3.2% less).

Years of Experience

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Early Career