Ashburn, VA 20149

Computer Technicians on Thumbtack cost$60 - $80

Average price

406 Computer Technicians found near you!

  • Lowest price:$40
  • Most common low price:$60
  • Most common high price:$80
  • Highest price:$150
Real quotes from Computer Technicians
$70

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Jan 14

I had a broken laptop screen and both Gerardo and his son were responsive to my needs. It…

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  • Cracked or damaged screen
  • At the pro's location
$50

quoted price

Jan 6

Set up my three monitors and I have him coming back to do a phone system for me and my…

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  • Troubleshooting needed to determine issue
  • My home, venue, etc.
$60

quoted price

Dec 23

I was so excited about him coming by. He even offers a monthly service for up to 3…

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  • Troubleshooting needed to determine issue
  • My home, venue, etc.
$40

quoted price

Dec 21

Jonathan was amazing! Not only did he correct all the mistakes I made on my first attempt…

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  • Troubleshooting needed to determine issue
  • My home, venue, etc.
$85

quoted price

Dec 16

Tom is awesome! I stepped on my laptop on accident and inevitably the screen broke. I…

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  • Cracked or damaged screen
  • My home, venue, etc., At the pro's location
$60

quoted price

Nov 30

I could not be happier! Easy to setup appointment. Very professional, broken laptop…

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  • Cracked or damaged screen
  • My home, venue, etc., At the pro's location
$105

quoted price

Nov 13

I strongly recommend him to you if you're looking for a professional and knowledgeable…

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  • Computer not turning on
  • My home, venue, etc., At the pro's location
$70

quoted price

Nov 5

He was very nice even he rebuild up my desk top for 2hours.if you considering to call…

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  • Computer not turning on
  • My home, venue, etc.
$75

quoted price

Oct 28

I had Daniel install my Ring Floodlight cam. He responded right away to my request and…

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  • Troubleshooting needed to determine issue
  • My home, venue, etc.

How much does computer repair cost?

Computer repair covers a range of internal and external computer issues. Items to be repaired can include desktop computers, all-in-one computers, tablets and netbooks, and laptops, as well as auxiliary items such as printers. Common requests for computer repair assistance include cracked or damaged screens, hardware or software issues, computers that won’t turn on, suspected malware or virus infections, internet connectivity concerns, diagnostic services, upgrading components, data recovery, and more.

Travel

Cost can vary depending on whether you drop the computer off, a technician comes to your home or office, or a tech picks your computer up and delivers the repaired machine back to you. Travel time and gas mileage may increase the hourly rate for computer repair work. PC ASAP, for example, is a company that offers a free initial diagnosis in its store or will provide a home or office service with a $50 travel fee, plus the cost of hourly labor after that.

Billing structure

Computer repair companies charge either per project or by the hour. Before work begins, be sure to confirm the hourly rate and ask about how many hours the job will take. Fixed-rate pricing is more common with clear-cut computer issues, such as replacing a cracked screen. HiEd/Computize offers a menu of fixed and hourly rates:

  • Diagnostic fee: $40

  • Pickup and delivery of a computer: $30

  • Virus and malware removal: $75

  • Reformat and OS installation: $75

  • Hourly labor: $80 (applicable if labor is more than 30 minutes)

Remote IT support

Companies that offer over-the-phone IT support typically charge less per hour for this service than for in-person repair work. For example, RCR Computer Services in Texas charges $30 per hour for on-site repair versus $20 per hour for remote support.

Tech training

Computer repair pros with advanced training or certifications may have higher rates. Likewise, pros with specialized skills in niche areas may also command higher rates.

Rush services

Same-day or next-day turnaround requests can incur higher costs because the professional must redirect current efforts to accommodate emergency or immediate needs.

Cost-saving strategies

Consider the current age of the computer needing repair. It may be more cost-effective in the long run to replace older computers—particularly PCs—than to repair them. An exception is if files from an infected computer are to be transferred to a new computer. If the original computer is infected with malware, it is wise to seek repair help.

How do we know these prices?

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