How much does a Helpdesk Technician make?

Updated Sep 25, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$42,373 /yr
Average Base Pay

825 salaries

$30K

Low

$42K

Average

$60K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Helpdesk Technician is $42,373 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Helpdesk Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 825 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Helpdesk Technician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Helpdesk Technician$42,373 /yr
L3
Senior Helpdesk Technician$62,663 /yr
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Stefanini
3.7

Stefanini

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $12 - $18
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$12

$18

$12 - $18 Range

Dominion Hope

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $16 - $28

$16

$28

$16 - $28 Range

3.3

DUMAC Business Systems, Inc.

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $20

$14

$20

$14 - $20 Range

Seattle Pacific University
4.1

Seattle Pacific University

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $19

$14

$19

$14 - $19 Range

CACI International
3.8

CACI International

Helpdesk Technician

$55,993

 /yr
Range: $38K - $72K

$38K

$72K

$38,196 - $71,519 Range

WheelHouse IT
3.9

WheelHouse IT

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $10 - $19

$10

$19

$10 - $19 Range

Watchfire Signs
4

Watchfire Signs

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $22

$17

$22

$17 - $22 Range

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Apex Systems
3.8

Apex Systems

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $23

$14

$23

$14 - $23 Range

CompuCom
3.1

CompuCom

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $16 - $24

$16

$24

$16 - $24 Range

C3i Solutions
3.4

C3i Solutions

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $24

$13

$24

$13 - $24 Range

ISPN
3.6

ISPN

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $12 - $13

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Bit By Bit Computer Consultants
4.3

Bit By Bit Computer Consultants

Helpdesk Technician

$46,403

 /yr
Range: $46K - $54K

$46K

$54K

$46,051 - $54,430 Range

Prime Healthcare Services
2.9

Prime Healthcare Services

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $16

$13

$16

$13 - $16 Range

Florida State University
4.3

Florida State University

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $14

$10

$14

$10 - $14 Range

Workfront
4.2

Workfront

Helpdesk Technician

$48,913

 /yr
Range: $43K - $61K

$43K

$61K

$43,408 - $60,653 Range

Bowman Williams
4.6

Bowman Williams

Helpdesk Technician

$53,204

 /yr
Range: $49K - $67K

$49K

$67K

$49,214 - $66,505 Range

Sage Network & Communications
3

Sage Network & Communications

Helpdesk Technician

$42,052

 /yr
Range: $41K - $43K

$41K

$43K

$41,086 - $43,409 Range

Apex Systems
3.8

Apex Systems

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly Contractor

$15

 /hr
Range: $15 - $18

$15

$18

$15 - $18 Range

TEKsystems
3.9

TEKsystems

Helpdesk Technician - Hourly Contractor

$19

 /hr
Range: $15 - $28

$15

$28

$15 - $28 Range

Boostability
3.7

Boostability

Helpdesk Technician

$34,129

 /yr
Range: $32K - $38K

$32K

$38K

$32,000 - $37,988 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Helpdesk Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Helpdesk Technician is $42,373 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Helpdesk Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 825 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Helpdesk Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Helpdesk Technician in United States is $59,528 per year.

The lowest salary for a Helpdesk Technician in United States is $30,162 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent helpdesk technician salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$30
hourly
A Help Desk in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $30 per hour
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$32
hourly
A Help Desk Technician in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Government
$40
hourly
A Help Desk in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $40 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$47,000
per year
A Helpdesk Technician in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $47,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Public
$20
hourly
A Help Desk Technician in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A Helpdesk Technician in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$11
hourly
A Desktop Support in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$43,000
per year
An IT Helpdesk Technician in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $43,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Help Desk Technician in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$56,000
per year
A Help Desk Technician in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $56,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private