Desktop support technician

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

Average base salary
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4.3k salaries reported, updated at May 26, 2020
$20.48
per hour
The average salary for a desktop support technician is $20.48 per hour in the United States.
Most common benefits
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Professional development assistance

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for desktop support technicians

Most recommended certification

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earn +51.46% more

The jobs requiring this certification have decrease by 0.00% since 2018. Desktop Support Technicians with this certification earn +51.46% more than the average base salary, which is $20.48 per hour.

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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top skill
Salary
Job openings
Companies
Bloomberg
+35.70%
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VMWare
+29.89%
238Company icon
iManage
+48.79%
9Company icon
Azure
+22.08%
71Company icon
MobileIron
+22.44%
26Company icon
Certification categories:
Top certification
Salary
Job openings
Companies
CCNP
+51.46%
36Company icon
CCNA
+25.41%
87Company icon
MCSA
+18.88%
127Company icon
CompTIA Network+
+7.10%
375Company icon
CISSP
+28.71%
22Company icon
Field of study categories:
Top field of study
Salary
Job openings
Companies
Computer Science Degree
+16.09%
381 jobs
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Most common benefits for Desktop Support Technicians

  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k)
  • Paid sick time
  • Disability insurance
  • Parental leave
  • Flexible schedule

Salary satisfaction

Based on 4,067 ratings

49% of Desktop support technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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