Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Desktop Support Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$83,397 / yrTotal Pay
$57,199 / yrBase Pay
$26,198 / yrAdditional Pay

$83,397

 / yr
$42K$266K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Desktop Support Engineer is $83,397 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $57,199 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $26,198 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Support Engineer

$109,940 /yr
Support Engineer
$91,161 /yr
Support Engineer I
$104,779 /yr
Support Engineer II
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Related Job Titles

For Desktop Support Engineer

Some related job titles are Desktop Support Specialist Salaries with median pay of $71,820, Desktop Support Technician Salaries with median pay of $69,194, IT Desktop Support Salaries with median pay of $68,934, Windows System Administrator Salaries with median pay of $102,721.

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Overall demand for information technology workers will continue to grow as companies increasingly rely on data and technology. Individual job outlook varies by profession; demand for more specialized jobs, like cybersecurity analysts, is expected to grow significantly, while other jobs are vulnerable to outsourcing. IT jobs, which are particularly well-suited for remote work, usually require higher education or certifications and offer higher than average salaries.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Sofware Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$185,000

/yr

$160K | $25K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
L1 Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Sofware Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$81,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$65,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Software Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$115,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Desktop Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$94,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Support Engineer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$19

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Technology Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$52,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Field Support Engineer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$61,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Desktop Support Engineer pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Desktop Support Engineer is $57,199 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Desktop Support Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 453 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Desktop Support Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Desktop Support Engineer in United States is $86,599 per year.

The lowest salary for a Desktop Support Engineer in United States is $37,780 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Desktop Support Engineer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Desktop Support Engineer.

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