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Desktop Support Technician Salary

$49,947 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$1,888

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 19, 2019

The average pay for a Desktop Support Technician is $49,947 a year and $24 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Desktop Support Technician is between $35,263 and $61,940. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Desktop Support Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • 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.
Desktop Support Technician Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Computer User Support Specialists

Job family population: 630,700

Estimated population of Desktop Support Technician jobs: 76,138

Rate of error: 0.8%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$57,902
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Desktop Support Technician Job Listings for United States

Desktop Support Technician II- 053015
Nov 19
Fort Wayne, IN, USA
MBI I.T. Services
We are currently hiring for a contract Desktop Support Technician II job in Fort Wayne, IN. You must have 2-5 years of experience in this role and have a strong knowledge of Windows 7 and Windows 10. ...
Desktop Support Technician
Nov 19
Boise, ID, USA
The Fountain Group
We are a national staffing firm and are currently seeking a -----Desktop Support Tech for a prominent client of ours. This position is located in Boise, ID. Details for the position are as follows
Desktop Support Technician
Nov 13
San Jose, CA, USA
Murtech Consulting
Desktop Support Technician Duration: Long-term Contract Location: San Jose, CA 95110 Description of Job: The IT Deskside Support Technician will work in an extremely fast-paced environment supporting ...
Desktop Support Technician
Nov 14
McHenry, USA
Follett Corporation
The Desktop Support Technician is responsible for the installation and maintenance of company computer desktop, resolution of end user problems, and assisting in needs analysis for the continued ...
Desktop Support Technician II
Nov 14
Pittsburg, United States
eXcell
As a Desktop Support Technician II, you'll play a crucial role in supporting our customers and proactively identifying their needs. You'll work to create the ideal experience that any customer would ...

The average pay for a Desktop Support Technician is $49,947 a year and $24 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Desktop Support Technician is between $35,263 and $61,940. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Desktop Support Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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