Average Early-Career Technical Support Engineer Salary in Santa Clara, California

$84,846
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The average salary for an Early-Career Technical Support Engineer in Santa Clara, California is $84,846.
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$59k
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MEDIAN $84,846
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$59k - $101k
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$57k - $103k

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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.

Career Paths

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Technical Support Engineer
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Technical Support Manager
Software Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Pay by Experience Level for Technical Support Engineer

A mid-career Technical Support Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $99,981 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Technical Support Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $106,823 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Salt Lake City, Utah (39.5% less), Austin, Texas (37.8% less) and Seattle, Washington (34.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 15 survey responses.
Mid Career
60.0%
Experienced
40.0%