PC Maintenance Technician Salary
The average pay for a PC Maintenance Technician is $16.20 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft Office and Windows Operating System General Use.
|Salary||$25,532 - $71,446|
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|$25,477 - $60,637|
|Hourly Rate||$12.10 - $27.00|
|Overtime||$15.32 - $44.04|
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Job Description for PC Maintenance Technician
A PC maintenance technician’s primary responsibilities revolve around maintaining, repairing, and troubleshooting computer hardware, software, networks, and peripherals. A maintenance technician will normally be required to have an associate’s degree in IT or computer science, experience, and/or industry certifications. The technician should have extensive knowledge of common systems and programs.Read More...
The maintenance technician will spend a great deal of time servicing others’ machines, as well as working remotely on computers and networks. He or she will be required to exhibit knowledge of a large variety of systems and programs to troubleshoot whatever issues may arise in a timely manner. It is possible that a PC maintenance technician’s responsibilities may be split between multiple clients, so as to allow for specialization among hardware, user support, and networking.
A technician’s hours may vary widely, but typically he or she will work standard daytime hours. However, a technician may be required to additionally work outside of these hours. Installation updates on company-wide systems are usually performed when the systems are not being used, so as to cause the least amount of disturbance. Thus, weekends may be required. Additionally, after some experience, a maintenance technician may be required to create manuals and instructions for others, so that support can be provided if a technician is not available. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
PC Maintenance Technician Tasks
- Install new software packages and upgrades.
- Identify, research and resolve technical problems.
- Provide routine to semi-routine maintenance, diagnostics and repair on PC software, hardware, network and peripherals.
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Pay by Experience Level for PC Maintenance Technician
Pay by Experience for a PC Maintenance Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level PC Maintenance Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 30 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A PC Maintenance Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced PC Maintenance Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 12 salaries. A PC Maintenance Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 8 salaries.
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