The average salary for a Service Desk Analyst with Information Technology (IT) Support skills in Chicago, Illinois is $47,235.
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Job Description for Service Desk Analyst
Service desk analysts are in charge of assessing and resolving customers' application- and software-related issues, as well as referring requests to other departments as needed. Among their responsibilities are receiving support requests from end users, collecting information from users using a variety of support tools, and working with other analysts as needed. At all times, service desk analysts must provide an excellent customer-service experience for users and resolve support tickets in a ti…Read more
Service Desk Analyst Tasks
- Respond to inquiries and user problems, document classification of incidents, and diagnose hardware and software.
- Follow up with customers to ensure resolution and close out incidents in the tracking system.
- Detect trends and patterns in incidents and maintenance, and provide ad hoc reports.
- Collect information from users to understand and resolve problems remotely or in person.
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Popular Skills for Service Desk Analyst
Microsoft Active Directory
Skills in Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 1) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Active Directory and Customer Service.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Service Desk Analyst in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 14.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (12.2% more) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (12.0% more).
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