The demand for computer repair technicians is great as computers are a necessity to modern day life. Businesses cannot function without them. Since computers occasionally develop problems, there will always be a need for qualified individuals who can address and resolve these problems.
Computer repair technicians are usually paid hourly although many are paid a salary. The average starting pay for a technician is about $21,000 per year in the United States. More experienced technicians can earn as much as $58,000 per year. Computer technicians who are self-employed or own their own businesses have virtually unlimited earning potential.