Male Cable Construction Technicians number significantly more than their female counterparts, and average earnings in this role come out to $17.63 per hour in the United States. Most people is this field find their work highly enjoyable. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just under one in three are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the larger part and dental insurance is reported by a majority. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$29,500 - $56,000
$50K
MEDIAN: $49,855
50%

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$12.60 - $25.64
$13
$18
$26
MEDIAN: $17.63
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$49,855  
   
Bonus
$1,017  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,131 - $59,869  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.60 - $25.64  
   
Overtime
$20.42 - $37.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,017  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$25,131 - $59,869  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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Job Description for Cable Construction Technician

  • Install, replace, or repair cable facilities and build cable plants.
  • Maintain records of daily activities and ensure timely completion of service work order forms.
  • Perform aerial operations such as climbing poles, attaching cables, and installing pole anchors.
  • Operate digger derricks, cable plows, and dump trucks.
  • Operate construction equipment according to safety guidelines.

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Pay by Experience Level for Cable Construction Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $34K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $41K. Cable Construction Technicians who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $47K. Survey respondents who have worked for more than 20 years actually report somewhat lower incomes of $44K.

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Key Stats for Cable Construction Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
030
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Cable Construction Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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