Radio Tower & Radar Technician Salary (United States)

A Radio Tower & Radar Technician earns an average wage of $16.34 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Radio Tower & Radar Technician Total Pay (?
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$26,064 - $69,751
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $47,457
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Radio Tower & Radar Technician Total Pay (?
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$11.93 - $26.70
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$26,064 - $69,751  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,237  
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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$26,691 - $69,984  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 112
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.93 - $26.70  
   
Overtime
$17.42 - $37.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,237  
   
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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$26,691 - $69,984  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 112
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Job Description for Radio Tower & Radar Technician

  • Install two-way radios, mobile data computers (MDC), and other electronic equipment.
  • Maintain, inspect, and repair computer-based equipment and keep records of maintenance.
  • Repair, maintain, and install radio and electronic equipment.

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Experience Affects Radio Tower & Radar Technician Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%
National Average
$45,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
female alumni
 
Male
100%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 24%
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