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Desktop Support Technician Salary

How much does a Desktop Support Technician make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Desktop Support Technician

$79,856 (USD)/yr

$38 (USD)/hr

$3,066 (USD)/yr

$78,828 (USD)/yr

$38 (USD)/hr

$3,066 (USD)/yr

Job 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.
The average desktop support technician salary in United States is $79,856 or an equivalent hourly rate of $38. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $3,066. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$56,624 (USD)

$98,869 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$92,575 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Desktop Support Technician will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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