Entry-Level Fiber Optic Technician Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Fiber Optic Technician is $18.69 per hour. A skill in splicing is associated with high pay for this job.

$25,342 - $80,537
$25K
$50K
$81K
MEDIAN: $49,655
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50%
90%

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$14.01 - $24.81
$14
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $18.52
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50%
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$0$80K
Salary $25,342 - $80,537
Bonus $0.00 - $5,042
Profit Sharing $0.00
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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$29,989 - $66,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 38
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $14.01 - $24.81
Hourly Tips $0.58
Overtime $21.40 - $35.72
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,042
Profit Sharing $0.00
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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$29,989 - $66,380
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 230

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Fiber Optic Technician Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Fiber Optic Technician in 95811:
"Learn and Adapt."
Never stop learning, always practice, take classes as often as your company lets you. Adapt constantly.

Fiber Optic Technician in Norman:
"Fiber designation counts."
Treat your fiber like it is going to make or break you if you screw up one thing.

Key Stats for Fiber Optic Technician

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Fiber Optic Technician Salaries

splicing
▲31%

Fiber
▲2%

Telecommunications
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 36%
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