Average Technical Support Engineer Salary in Houston, Texas

$66,484
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,000
Bonus
$1,300
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The average salary for a Technical Support Engineer in Houston, Texas is $66,484.
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$44k
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MEDIAN $66,484
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Salary
$44k - $104k
Bonus
$2k - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $1k
Total Pay
$44k - $110k

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Job Description for Technical Support Engineer

Technical Support Engineer Tasks
  • Monitor the day to day performance of computers and computer systems.
  • Enter commands and verify proper system operation through observation to detect errors.
  • Field questions pertaining to user inquiries regarding computer software or hardware and then present solutions.

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Popular Skills for Technical Support Engineer

Skills in Electronic Troubleshooting are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Network Support, Systems Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting and Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Support Engineer

An early career Technical Support Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $56,498 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Technical Support Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,945 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Technical Support Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,468 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,000.
Employees with Technical Support Engineer in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 18.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (16.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (21.5% less), Austin, Texas (11.8% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (2.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 73 survey responses.
Early Career
39.7%
Mid Career
30.1%
Experienced
21.9%
Late Career
8.2%