Computer Technician

Computer Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$39,000
$25,000
Min 10%
$39,000
Median 50%
$59,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Facebook
Highest Paying City
Renton, WA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
2.5 years
How much does a computer technician make?
Computer Technicians in America make an average salary of $39,451 per year or $18.97 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $25,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $59,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Computer Technicians are in Professional companies and Internet companies. Some of the states with the best Computer Technician salaries are Washington, California, Oregon, Massachusetts, and Idaho. The typical tenure for a Computer Technician is 2.5 years.

Average Computer Technician Salary By Company

Computer Technician jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Professional companies and Internet companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Facebook and Arcadis are the best paying companies for Computer Technicians. In addition, companies like Riverside Medical Clinic and Air Wisconsin report highly competitive salaries for Computer Technicians.

Average Computer Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Computer Technician in the United States is $39,451 per year or $18.97 per hour. Working in Renton, WA as a Computer Technician will pay you the highest wages at around $55,936 per year. The average starting salary in Renton, WA for Computer Technicians is $41,000. Some of the states with the best Computer Technician salaries are Washington, California, Oregon, Massachusetts, Idaho, Colorado, and District of Columbia. Ohio, Michigan, Arkansas, Indiana, and West Virginia have the lowest reported salaries for Computer Technicians.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Renton, WA
$55,936
2
Oakland, CA
$53,764
3
Boston, MA
$50,513
4
Boulder, CO
$48,785
5
Washington, DC
$48,330

Average Computer Technician Pay By Industry

Computer Technician salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Professional companies, Finance companies, and Technology companies tend to have the highest salaries for Computer Technicians. Professional companies pay their Computer Technicians the highest wages, averaging $41,194 per year. Finance companies and Technology companies pay well too, at $40,409 and $40,124, respectively. The types of companies that pay Computer Technicians the least are in the Retail industry, where the average annual salary is $35,475.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$41,194
2
Finance
$40,409
3
Technology
$40,124
4
Manufacturing
$39,672
5
Health Care
$39,066

Recently Added Computer Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half
Computer Technician
Madison, WI
01/29/2020
$31,305
01/27/2020
$26,067
Apex Systems
Computer Technician
01/27/2020
$33,392
Robert Half
Computer Technician
01/26/2020
$33,392
Patterson Unified School District
Computer Technician
01/25/2020
$40,321
Travis Unified
Computer Technician
01/25/2020
$48,912
Chowchilla Elementary School District
Computer Technician
01/24/2020
$41,177
Robert Half
Computer Technician
Nashville, TN
01/24/2020
$33,705
Travis Unified School District
Computer Technician
01/24/2020
$48,912
Robert Half
Computer Technician
01/23/2020
$39,653
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