$42,500
Avg. Salary
$19.90
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,487

Bonus

$1,521

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Systems Technician (Computer) is $19.90 per hour.

The average pay for a Systems Technician (Computer) is $42,500 per year.

10%
$13.00
10%
$19.90
50%
$27.78
90%
90%
MEDIAN $19.90
10%
$30k
10%
$43k
50%
$64k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $42,500
$30,411 - $63,644
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$64K
MEDIAN: $42,500
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90%

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$0$63K
Salary $30,411 - $63,644
Bonus $100 - $6,638
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,817
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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$29,725 - $63,443
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 178
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $13.00 - $27.78
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $21.13 - $44.31
Annual Data $0$63K
Bonus $100 - $6,638
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,817
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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$29,725 - $63,443
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 198

Job Description for Systems Technician (Computer)

Systems technicians (computer) work for various organizations. They provide technical assistance and support to system users. Their job is to maintain and repair their employer’s computer system. They install various software. They work with system engineers, software engineers, programmers, users, and other staff within their company.

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Systems Technician (Computer) Tasks
  • Install, configure, and maintain routine and customized hardware and software.
  • Provide technical expertise to end users, and troubleshooting network, hardware, and software problems.
  • Research user needs to make recommendations for acquisitions and maintenance.
  • Assess user needs and conduct online or in person training.

Popular Employer Salaries for Systems Technician (Computer)


Common Career Paths for Systems Technician (Computer)


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As Systems Technicians transition into upper-level roles such as Senior Network Engineer, they may see a strong upturn in salary. Senior Network Engineers earn $90K on average per year. A common career progression for a Systems Technician is to become a Systems Administrator or a Network System Administrator. Compared to Systems Technicians, the first group earns $13K more on average, and the second group earns $9K more.

Systems Technician (Computer) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Systems Technician (Computer)


Survey results imply that Systems Technicians deploy a deep pool of skills on the job. Lucky workers who know Help Desk / Desktop Support can expect a significant pay bump, scoring salaries 21 percent above average. UNIX and Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking are also correlated to pay that is above average, with increases between 8 percent and 21 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Linux, HTML, and Microsoft Access. It is often found that people who know Microsoft Office are also skilled in Network Management / Administration and Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking.

Pay by Experience Level for Systems Technician (Computer)

Pay by Experience for a Systems Technician (Computer) has a positive trend. An entry-level Systems Technician (Computer) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 137 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Systems Technician (Computer) 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 78 salaries. An experienced Systems Technician (Computer) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 42 salaries. A Systems Technician (Computer) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 11 salaries.

Systems Technician (Computer) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Systems Technician (Computer)?

Systems Technician (Computer) in Manhattan:
"Small town atmosphere."
Pros: Small town atmosphere.
Cons: The pay is from a small town.

Systems Technician (Computer) in Daytona Beach:
"Extremely stressful and always short handed."
Pros: Close to my family
Cons: The pay

Systems Technician (Computer) in Rockville:
"Office Conditions, The Management, Flexibility."
Pros: Working with people in my team, enjoy troubleshooting, setting up, learning as I work.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Systems Technician (Computer)

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 82 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Systems Technician (Computer) Salaries

▲24%

Late-Career
▲21%

▲9%

National Average
$43,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Systems Technician (Computer) Salaries

Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2)
▲21%


UNIX
▲8%







Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$43,000

Internet Information Server (IIS)
▼4%

Systems Troubleshooting
▼5%

Microsoft Access
▼6%

HTML
▼9%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 82 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 18%