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

$99,981
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$0
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$9,150
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Technical Support Engineer in Santa Clara, California is $99,981.
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MEDIAN $99,981
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$80k - $110k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$56k - $129k

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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

Explore the most common career paths for Technical Support Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Technical Support Engineer
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Technical Support Manager
Software Engineer
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Technical Support Engineer Job Listings

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 $84,846 based on 18 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 Portland, Oregon (40.6% less), Austin, Texas (37.8% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (33.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 24 survey responses.
Early Career
75.0%
Experienced
25.0%