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Computer Support Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$86,089 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Computer Support Technician is $86,089 a year and $41 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Support Technician is between $61,043 and $106,586. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Computer Support Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Coordinates and assigns work projects, such as converting to new hardware or software, and provides other technical support to employees in information processing departments.
  • Evaluates work load and capacity of computer system to determine feasibility of expanding or enhancing computer operations.
  • Recommends improvements in computer system.
  • Reviews completed projects or computer programs to ensure that goals are met and that programs are compatible with other programs already in use.
  • Trains workers in use of new software or hardware.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.
Computer Support Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer User Support Specialists

Job family population: 613,780

Estimated population of Computer Support Technician jobs: 32,635

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Computer Support Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Desktop Support Technician
Apr 19
Chicago, United States
NTT DATA Corporation
NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Desktop Support Technician to join our team in Chicago ... Responsibilities include performing advanced configuration and repair of desktop/notebook computer ...
PC/LAN IT Help Desk Technician
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
Futuretech Staffing
... support for our customers Requirements: * BS Degree in Information Technology/Computer Science OR ... Helpdesk, Technician, PC, LAN, IT, Analytical, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Customer Focused ...
Technical Support Technician II
Apr 29
Chicago, IL, USA
The IT Support Technician serves to help our small to medium-sized business customers operate more ... Troubleshoot and resolve computer and network related problems * Identify technology solutions ...
Field Technician - Security / Computer / Cable
May 22
Chicago, IL, USA
Synergy Unlimited LLC
Ongoing support. Our ideal candidate will have the following qualities: Be self employed or have ... run basic computer commands. Experience with using basic technician hand tools and power tools.
Senior Desktop Support Technician - Schaumburg
May 21
Schaumburg, Illinois, USA
Roanoke Group Inc.
As a Senior Desktop Support Technician at Roanoke, you provide day-to-day technical support to ... computer peripherals. · Resolves internal user problems and maintains working operation of ...
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