Technical Services Manager Salary

Just under two-thirds of Technical Services Managers in the United States are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $48K to $129K per year, and the average comes out to $80K per year. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $18K and $10K, respectively — total cash payment to Technical Services Managers can bottom out near $48K or peak near $129K depending on individual performance. Geographic location and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The vast majority of Technical Services Managers (83 percent) who took the survey are men. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$50,613 - $119,985
$51K
$78K
$120K
MEDIAN: $78,389
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50%
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$15.73 - $35.93
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$23
$36
MEDIAN: $22.62
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$0$127K
Salary $50,613 - $119,985
Bonus $985 - $18,057
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,033
Commission $4,000
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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$48,429 - $127,862
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 835
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $15.73 - $35.93
Overtime $23.39 - $46.03
Annual Data $0$127K
Bonus $985 - $18,057
Commission $4,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $10,033
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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$48,429 - $127,862
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 99

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Job Description for Technical Services Manager

Technical services managers may work in a variety of different industries or fields, including accounting and computer technology. They have multiple duties and are in charge of many technical issues within their company.

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Technical Services Manager Tasks

  • Develop, operate and maintain the IT infrastructure.
  • Coordinate and direct activities with the IT team.

Common Career Paths for Technical Services Manager


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Technical Services Managers do not often transition into VP of Operations roles. The role averages $124K per year. Going from Technical Services Manager to Director of Information Technology Services is the transition that occurs most often in this field, where the paychecks are $106K. Many others choose to work as Information Technology Managers, where pay is typically $78K.

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Popular Skills for Technical Services Manager


Survey respondents exploit a significant toolbox of skills in their work. Most notably, facility with Technical Sales, UNIX, and Systems Engineering are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 32 percent, 26 percent, and 17 percent, respectively. Troubleshooting, on the other hand, is typically associated with much lower pay. Most people familiar with People Management also know Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Services Manager

Pay by Experience for a Technical Services Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Technical Services Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 180 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Technical Services Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 216 salaries. An experienced Technical Services Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 320 salaries. A Technical Services Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 191 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $78,203

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Washington is home to an above-average pay rate for Technical Services Managers, 41 percent higher than the national average. Technical Services Managers will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+33 percent), Richmond (+27 percent), Madison (+25 percent), and Minneapolis (+25 percent). Technical Services Managers in Kansas City take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 26 percent less than the national average. Raleigh and Dallas are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 12 percent lower and 8 percent lower, respectively.

Technical Services Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Technical Services Manager?

Technical Services Manager in Salt Lake City:
"Being ahead of customer thinking."
Pros: The ability to be part of a revenue driven business. The need to spend time with the customer face to face. Participating in sales proposals meeting from a managed services perspective as sales support. The fact it's project and task oriented and requires analysis of specific business processes. Amazing benefits, flexible hours and awesome management.
Cons: The time it takes to get things approved through HR. The salary is below average compared to those coming to EMC from the street.

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Key Stats for Technical Services Manager

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 161 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Technical Services Manager Salaries

▲19%

▲9%

▲3%

National Average
$78,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Technical Services Manager Salaries

Technical Sales
▲34%

UNIX
▲28%


SQL
▲18%







Microsoft Exchange
▲6%




National Average
$78,000

Troubleshooting
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 161 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 11%
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