The average hourly pay for a Senior Computer Technician is $23.67.
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Job Description for Senior Computer Technician
The primary duty of senior computer technicians is the repair and maintenance of computer hardware. Organizations using a large number of computers generally have computer technicians on their payroll; many technicians also work at dedicated computer hardware services companies. A senior computer technician must have a thorough understanding of modern hardware systems and how they interact with each other, as well as skills for repairing them. They must be fluent in not only executing diagnosti…Read more
Senior Computer Technician Tasks
- Provide technical support and trouble shoot problems.
- Upgrade hardware and systems.
- Identify and propose solutions to technical issues or areas for improvement.
- Integrate new technologies and train personnel in their uses.
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Popular Skills for Senior Computer Technician
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Information Technology (IT) Support are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Active Directory, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2), Systems Troubleshooting and Computer Hardware Technician.
Pay by Experience Level for Senior Computer Technician
An early career Senior Computer Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $21.21 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career Senior Computer Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.59 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Senior Computer Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.12 based on 38 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $27.
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