The average salary for a Technical Support Specialist with Information Technology (IT) Support skills in Houston, Texas is $55,000.
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Job Description for Technical Support Specialist
A technical support specialist consults with other employees and identifies technology problems; they then propose or collaborate on solutions. In some companies, this position requires the specialist to write programs to improve the efficiency and productivity of the systems already in place. As technology is constantly changing, individuals in this position must be aware of and able to respond to changes in technology. The technical support specialist must be technologically savvy and focused …Read more
Technical Support Specialist Tasks
- Provide information systems technical support for routine customer issues.
- Raise information, bug and feature requests to the development team or senior support specialists.
- Identify problems with information technology system operations and provide potential workarounds.
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Popular Skills for Technical Support Specialist
Help Desk / Desktop Support
Skills in Technical Services are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Help Desk / Desktop Support, Help Desk / Desktop Support (Tier 2), Troubleshooting and Customer Service.
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Employees with Technical Support Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 5.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (22.7% less), Seattle, Washington (19.7% less) and Austin, Texas (16.1% less).
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