Technical Support Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$41,000
$26,000
Min 10%
$41,000
Median 50%
$66,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Ropes & Gray
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a technical support technician make?
Technical Support Technicians in the US make on average $41,914 annually or $20.15 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $66,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $26,000 per year. Technology companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for Technical Support Technicians. Some of the states with the best Technical Support Technician salaries are New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut. The typical tenure for a Technical Support Technician is 1.9 years.

Average Technical Support Technician Salary By Location

Across America, Technical Support Technicians make on average $41,914 annually or $20.15 hourly. San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for Technical Support Technicians at 58,466. Not only that, San Francisco, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $33,000. New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Jersey, and Connecticut are the top 5 highest earning states for Technical Support Technicians. Idaho, South Carolina, Kansas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma are the lowest earners.

Map of Technical Support Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Technical Support Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Technical Support Technician Salary By Company

Technical Support Technician jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Technical Support Technicians are Technology companies and Health Care companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Technical Support Technicians are Ropes & Gray and Wells Fargo. In addition, companies like Deloitte and Baker Hughes, a GE report highly competitive salaries for Technical Support Technicians.

Average Technical Support Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Technical Support Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Professional companies, Media companies, and Finance companies pay their Technical Support Technicians well. Professional companies pay their Technical Support Technicians the highest wages, averaging $54,048 per year. Media companies and Finance companies pay well too, at $52,055 and $44,739, respectively. The average salary for Technical Support Technicians in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $38,303.
Industry
Average Salary
Professional
Professional
$54,048
$54k
Media
Media
$52,055
$52k
Finance
Finance
$44,739
$45k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$42,750
$43k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$42,243
$42k
Technology
Technology
$38,303
$38k

Technical Support Technician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Technical Support Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Technical Support Technician can range from $31,795 to $63,018 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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