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

Average base salary

4.2k salaries reported, updated at Sep 18, 2020
per hour

The average salary for a desktop support technician is $20.15 per hour in the United States.

Most common benefits

  • Gym membership
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Referral program
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for desktop support technicians

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The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 0.00% since 2018. Desktop Support Technicians with this skill earn +71.20% more than the average base salary, which is $20.15 per hour.

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Most common benefits for Desktop Support Technicians

  • Gym membership
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Referral program
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k)
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Paid sick time
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Salary satisfaction

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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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