The average rate for a Communications Technician with Electronic Troubleshooting skills is $20.33 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$31,562 - $77,391
$32K
$47K
$77K
MEDIAN: $47,349
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50%
90%

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$13.52 - $32.38
$14
$20
$32
MEDIAN: $20.33
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$31,562 - $77,391  
   
Bonus
$974 - $2,838  
Profit Sharing
$2,177  
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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$30,692 - $74,213  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.52 - $32.38  
   
Overtime
$19.64 - $49.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$974 - $2,838  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,177  
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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$30,692 - $74,213  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 102

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Pay by Experience Level for Communications Technician

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

Key Stats for Communications Technician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
032
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Communications Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$47,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 25%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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