Average Experienced Technical Support Engineer Salary in Santa Clara, California

$106,823
Avg. Salary
$10,183
Bonus
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The average salary for an Experienced Technical Support Engineer in Santa Clara, California is $106,823.
25%
$95k
25%
$107k
50%
$127k
75%
75%
MEDIAN $106,823
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Salary
$95k - $127k
Bonus
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$109k - $126k

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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. A mid-career Technical Support Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,981 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Technical Support Engineer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 3.0% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (35.0% less), Boston, Massachusetts (32.7% less) and Dallas, Texas (32.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 27 survey responses.
Early Career
66.7%
Mid Career
33.3%