Cable Construction Technician Salary

Men make up the majority of Cable Construction Technicians in the United States, bringing in about $17.61 per hour. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and slightly less than a fourth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by the greater part. It's exciting to note that the majority of individuals in this field enjoy their work considerably. 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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$11.78 - $24.79
$12
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.61
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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
$1,750  
Total Pay (?
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$24,222 - $59,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.78 - $24.79  
   
Overtime
$20.53 - $37.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,750  
   
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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$24,222 - $59,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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Job Description for Cable Construction Technician

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Cable Construction Technician

Pay by Experience for a Cable Construction Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Cable Construction Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cable Construction Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Cable Construction Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 18 salaries. A Cable Construction Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 11 salaries.

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Key Stats for Cable Construction Technician

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Cable Construction Technician Salaries

Experienced
▲23%

Late-Career
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 22%
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