Senior Telecommunications Specialist Salary (United States)

A Senior Telecommunications Specialist earns an average salary of $69,456 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Avaya is associated with high pay for this job.
Senior Telecommunications Specialist Total Pay (?
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$49,036 - $98,456
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MEDIAN: $69,455
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Senior Telecommunications Specialist Total Pay (?
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$19.67 - $48.78
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,036 - $98,456  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,274  
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $5,000  
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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$46,031 - $100,906  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 243
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$19.67 - $48.78  
   
Overtime
$31.71 - $61.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,274  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $5,000  
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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$46,031 - $100,906  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 243
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Job Description for Senior Telecommunications Specialist
A senior telecommunications specialist oversees a variety of electronic communication media, typically supervising and working with a telecommunications or information technology (IT) department. They ensures that all the ways the organization communicates (such as company email, company phones and phone lines, and video-conferencing software and hardware) operate properly and at maximum efficiency, and they may make recommendations to an analyst or an IT or communications department head regarding potential improvements. They may help to establish organization rules for company-issued equipment and must ensure that all software and security measures are up-to-date and installed properly.
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Senior Telecommunications Specialist Tasks
  • Examine new services offered by vendors and makes recommendations to management.
  • Review, analyze, evaluate and maintain an organization’s telecommunications system.
  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair telecommunications systems.
  • Design, develop and test telecommunications software solutions.
  • Train customers in telecommunications features and functionality.
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Experience Affects Senior Telecommunications Specialist Salaries

National Average
$71,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Senior Telecommunications Specialist Salaries

Avaya
up arrow 19%
Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%
Wireless
up arrow 3%
Cisco Networking
0%
National Average
$71,000
Telecommunications
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 7%
Nortel
up arrow 9%
PBX
up arrow 11%
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Gender
Female
17%
female alumni
 
Male
83%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
38%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 7%
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