Average Network Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) Skills Salary

$43,393
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,013
Bonus
$4,000
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The average salary for a Network Technician with Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2) skills is $43,393.
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$31k
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MEDIAN $43,393
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United States (change)
Salary
$31k - $60k
Bonus
$246 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$31k - $62k

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Job Description for Network Technician

Network Technician Tasks
  • Maintain the LAN which includes daily monitoring for system failures, performing daily data backups and network performance tracking.
  • Diagnose wiring problems and resolve them.
  • Prepare price quotes for customers for standard PC hardware, software and peripheral equipment.
  • Analyze problems and define solutions for existing network issues.
  • Respond to troubleshoot and repair failures preventing customer access to critical applications throughout the organization.

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Popular Skills for Network Technician

Skills in Network Support, Network Management / Administration, Cisco Networking and Switching and Routing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting.

Pay by Experience Level for Network Technician

An entry-level Network Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $37,348 based on 27 salaries. An early career Network Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $41,456 based on 104 salaries. A mid-career Network Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,716 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Network Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,454 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $0.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 218 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.4%
Early Career
47.7%
Mid Career
24.3%
Experienced
12.8%
Late Career
2.8%