Line Service Technician (Cable/Phone/Telecommunications) with Fiber Skills Salary

The average Telecommunications Line Service Technician with Fiber skills earns approximately $20.32 per hour. Health benefits are not claimed by all — slightly less than a fourth lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and the greater part have dental, too. For the most part, Telecommunications Line Service Technicians with Fiber skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$42,729 - $78,866
$73K
MEDIAN: $73,469
50%

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$14.52 - $28.50
$15
$20
$28
MEDIAN: $20.32
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$73,469  
   
Bonus
$2,035  
Total Pay (?
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$32,533 - $76,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.52 - $28.50  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.22  
Overtime
$22.20 - $46.15  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$2,035  
   
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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$32,533 - $76,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Pay by Experience Level for Line Service Technician (Cable/Phone/Telecommunications)

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


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Telecommunications Line Service Technicians with Fiber skills. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $36K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $46K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $51K in this role. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $63K on average.

Key Stats for Line Service Technician (Cable/Phone/Telecommunications)

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Line Service Technician (Cable/Phone/Telecommunications) Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$47,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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