Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Help Desk Technician make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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Industry

$68,808 / yrTotal Pay
$42,493 / yrBase Pay
$26,315 / yrAdditional Pay

$68,808

 / yr
$32K$538K
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The estimated total pay for a Help Desk Technician is $68,808 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $42,493 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 $26,315 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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For Helpdesk Technician

$70,618 /yr
Helpdesk Technician
$80,629 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Help Desk Technician

Some related job titles are Desktop Support Salaries with median pay of $70,492, Desktop Support Technician Salaries with median pay of $69,102, Entry Level Help Desk Salaries with median pay of $62,057, Help Desk Support Technician Salaries with median pay of $68,557.

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Stefanini
3.7

Stefanini

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$13

$24

$13 - $24 Range

CompuCom
3.3

CompuCom

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $27

$16

$27

$16 - $27 Range

General Dynamics Information Technology
3.9

$39K

$89K

$38,762 - $89,320 Range

TEKsystems
4.1

TEKsystems

Help Desk Technician - Hourly Contractor

$14

$30

$14 - $30 Range

TEKsystems
4.1

TEKsystems

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$16

$43

$16 - $43 Range

SAIC
4.1

SAIC

Help Desk Technician

$51,166

 /yr
Range: $33K - $77K

$33K

$77K

$32,930 - $76,974 Range

Apex Systems
3.9

Apex Systems

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$13

$29

$13 - $29 Range

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Dell Technologies
4.3

Dell Technologies

Help Desk Technician

$49,119

 /yr
Range: $30K - $56K

$30K

$56K

$30,480 - $56,442 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Help Desk Technician

$59,976

 /yr
Range: $36K - $78K

$36K

$78K

$35,793 - $77,529 Range

Continuum
3.6

Continuum

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $15 - $26

$15

$26

$15 - $26 Range

Insight Global
4.0

Insight Global

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$16

$26

$16 - $26 Range

Insight Global
4.0

Insight Global

Help Desk Technician - Hourly Contractor

$16

$31

$16 - $31 Range

Unisys
3.7

Unisys

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$14

$30

$14 - $30 Range

US Army
3.8

US Army

Help Desk Technician

$46,295

 /yr
Range: $27K - $306K

$27K

$306K

$27,300 - $306,335 Range

ConnectWise
3.9

ConnectWise

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $18 - $24

$18

$24

$18 - $24 Range

Ellucian
4.0

Ellucian

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $12 - $39

$12

$39

$12 - $39 Range

Atos
3.6

Atos

Help Desk Technician - Hourly

$15

$23

$15 - $23 Range

Xerox
3.2

Xerox

Help Desk Technician

$48,067

 /yr
Range: $42K - $52K

$42K

$52K

$41,782 - $51,952 Range

Hewlett Packard Enterprise | HPE
4.2

$59,710

 /yr
Range: $32K - $67K

$32K

$67K

$31,837 - $66,552 Range

iVenture Solutions
4.5

iVenture Solutions

Help Desk Technician

$37,143

 /yr
Range: $33K - $43K

$33K

$43K

$33,184 - $42,504 Range

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$3,000

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8 days ago by a Help Desk Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$23

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8 days ago by a Desktop Support with 1 to 3 years of experience

$15

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9 days ago by a IT Helpdesk Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$17

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9 days ago by a Help Desk with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a IT Desktop Support with 1 to 3 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Help Desk Technician with less than one year of experience

$35,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a IT Helpdesk Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$19

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Help Desk Analyst with 1 to 3 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a IT Helpdesk Support with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Help Desk Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Help Desk Technician is $42,169 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Help Desk Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2895 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Help Desk Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Help Desk Technician in United States is $59,468 per year.

The lowest salary for a Help Desk Technician in United States is $29,903 per year.

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