Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in Nashville, Tennessee Salary

A Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) in Nashville, Tennessee earns an average salary of $42,000 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$36,706 - $50,868
$42K
MEDIAN: $41,500
50%

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$13.28 - $23.00
$13
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $18.00
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$0$53K
Salary $41,500
Bonus $983
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,165 - $53,859
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $13.28 - $23.00
Overtime $24.92
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $983
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,165 - $53,859
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Support Technician, Information Technology (IT)

Support technicians in the information technology field are required to maintain the computers, network servers and phone technology in business settings. They often work daily with the hardware, repairing or replacing defective equipment. They may be required to install new or upgraded software and conduct testing on new or current software. IT support technicians may be responsible for diagnosing problems in computer hardware and may be called upon to troubleshoot problems for users, and may work in a help desk or on-call position. IT support technicians often must verify that needed upgrades are installed on systems and may need to conduct periodic inventory of the computers used in a business. They may collect outdated equipment for recycling or disposal and will usually be the people responsible for installing new computers and attaching peripheral equipment such as printers. Occasionally, IT support technicians may be required to instruct new users on software or hardware, especially when major upgrades are made. IT support technicians may be required to have specialized education and certification depending on the type of business for whom they work. Most IT support technicians have obtained a two or four year college degree in the IT field. Certification in computer software programs are often helpful in these positions. IT support technicians are not generally closely supervised but do usually report to the IT manager or someone in a similar position. These employees generally are not required to work in close quarters with other employees though they do spend the majority of their time in a cubicle or office setting. Frequent team activities are not characteristic of this type of position; self-directed individualized activities are far more common. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)


Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Tasks

  • Install, update, and repair software on organization systems.
  • Track and monitor day-to-day performance of systems, and conduct analysis with the goal of improving performance.
  • Respond to requests for new or configured hardware or software, and keep inventory up to date.
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software problems, logging problems and documenting fixes.

About Nashville, Tennessee

Davidson County, Tennessee
626,681
Nashville is the capital of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Davidson County. It is located on the Cumberland River in the north central part of the state. The city is a center for the music, healthcare, publishing, banking and transportation industries, and home to numerous colleges and universities. Reflecting the city's position in state government, Nashville is home to the Tennessee Supreme Court's courthouse for Middle Tennessee. It is known as a center of the country music industry, earning it the nickname "Music City U.S.A." Since 1963, Nashville has had a consolidated city-county government which includes six smaller municipalities in a two-tier system. Nashville is governed by a mayor, vice-mayor, and 40-member Metropolitan Council. Thirty-five of the members are elected from single-member districts; five are elected at-large. According to 2015 estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau, the total consolidated city-county population stood at 678,889. The "balance"...

Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Job Listings

Key Stats for Support Technician, Information Technology (IT)

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲4%

Entry-Level
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Skills That Affect Support Technician, Information Technology (IT) Salaries

Information Technology (IT) Support
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Help Desk / Desktop Support
▼5%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 23%