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Cable Construction Technician Salary

Men represent the vast majority of Cable Construction Technicians in the United States. People in this role can earn an average of $17.07 per hour nationwide. Most Cable Construction Technicians report high levels of job satisfaction. Although nearly one-third lack health benefits of any kind, a majority do enjoy medical insurance, and slightly more than half get dental coverage, too. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$21,141 - $59,002
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $40,975
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$12.57 - $22.59
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$21,141 - $59,002  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $721  
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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$27,283 - $54,744  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.57 - $22.59  
   
Overtime
$19.28 - $32.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $721  
   
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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$27,283 - $54,744  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 67
United States (change)

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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Experience Affects Cable Construction Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 64% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 34%