Average Technical Support Specialist with Help Desk / Desktop Support Tier 1 Skills Salary in Canada

Annual Base Salary - $51,775.00/year

The average annual salary of Technical Support Specialist is $51,775.00


The maximum salary range is between $49,440.00 and $56,856.00.

Minimum Annual PayMaximum Annual Pay
Average Hourly Pay - $14.60/hour

The average hourly pay of Technical Support Specialist is $14.60.


The maximum hourly wage is between $15.26 and $18.00.

Minimum Hourly PayMaximum Hourly Pay
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  • Currency : CAD
  • Annual Salary : $51,775.00
  • Hourly Pay : $14.60
  • Weekly Pay : $913.00
  • Fortnightly Salary : $1,827.00
  • Monthly Salary : $3,958.00

Technical Support Specialist Salary Comparison by Gender


This pie chart demonstrates the gender share for Technical Support Specialist. As indicated, the golden colour represents the percentage share for women and the green represents the percentage share for men.

As shown in the chart, male employees are involved significantly more as Technical Support Specialist compared to female. Their involvement is 57% while of female is only 43%.

Prominent Skills Affecting Technical Support Specialist Salary

The bar graph data indicates the importance of specific skills which can have a direct impact on Technical Support Specialist's salary. It clearly highlights the skills needed for a post of Technical Support Specialist when hired by an employer.

The most vital skill expected of Technical Support Specialist is Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation which impacts the most than the rest of the skills indicated with a staggering 63% comparatively. Therefore, one’s salary would greatly depend on their skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation.

The skill least likely to affect one’s pay would be Technical Services with 5%. It can be said that Technical Services skill will unlikely impact the salary.

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