Help Desk Support Specialist III Salary in the United States

How much does a Help Desk Support Specialist III make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Help Desk Support Specialist III in the United States is $31 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $27 and $34. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Responds to end-user phone, email, or chat requests for support to resolve basic computer, application, system, device, access, or performance issues. Utilizes product information or solution database to research, troubleshoot, and deliver solutions. Advises users on the methods, steps, and actions to resolve and avoid future issues and provides documentation as needed. Documents incidents using help desk systems or tools. Escalates problems to appropriate levels or teams to achieve issue resolution. May support installs or upgrades of software or devices, set up user profiles, or re-set passwords. Fulfills all service level standards for response time and quality. May require an associate degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    Help Desk Support Specialist II

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    Help Desk Support Specialist III

    2 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Help Desk Support Specialist IV

    5 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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