Telecommunications Analyst Salary

Telecommunications Analysts in the United States are often veterans in their line of work, with just over a half bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $64K per year on average but can range from $41K to $89K per year. Location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Men working as Telecommunications Analysts who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 58 percent. In this profession, a large number enjoy medical and dental coverage, and the larger part have vision insurance, as well. Job satisfaction for Telecommunications Analysts is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$44,370 - $88,678
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$64K
$89K
MEDIAN: $63,951
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$15.35 - $33.75
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$0$88K
Salary $44,370 - $88,678
Bonus $618 - $9,803
Profit Sharing $2,750
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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$40,328 - $88,822
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 177
Hourly Data $0$70
Hourly Rate $15.35 - $33.75
Overtime $23.92 - $70.96
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $618 - $9,803
Profit Sharing $2,750
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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$40,328 - $88,822
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

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Job Description for Telecommunications Analyst

A telecommunications analyst generally works for telecommunications companies, helping deliver efficient service to customers and developing solutions to any telecommunications-related problems. These analysts might work with telephone, video and/or Internet systems. Generally, they are given a budget and must develop and help implement changes to make systems more efficient. When problems are encountered in the telecommunications department, the analyst must discover what is wrong and develop fixes to restore service. Also, the analyst needs to implement preventative measures to ensure the problem will not occur again.

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Telecommunications Analyst Tasks

  • Design, maintain and assess current or future telecommunications systems and equipment.
  • Detect, comprehend and initiate fixes for network problems.
  • Configure and optimize telephone systems and services, voicemail and PBX communication systems and other related systems.

Common Career Paths for Telecommunications Analyst


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Telecommunications Analysts sometimes assume positions such as Information Technology Project Managers. That role pays $86K per year on average. The most common next step for a Telecommunications Analyst is to become a Senior Telecommunications Specialist or a Telecommunications Engineer. The former position pays an additional $4K per year on average, and the latter position pays $10K more per year.

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Popular Skills for Telecommunications Analyst


Telecommunications Analysts report using a large range of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Cisco Networking, Nortel, Avaya, and PBX are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Windows Operating System General Use as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Microsoft Excel and Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking also typically command lower compensation. For most people, competency in PBX indicates knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Telecommunications Analyst

Pay by Experience for a Telecommunications Analyst has a positive trend. An entry-level Telecommunications Analyst with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 58 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Telecommunications Analyst with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 57 salaries. An experienced Telecommunications Analyst which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 82 salaries. A Telecommunications Analyst with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 44 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working as a Telecommunications Analyst?

Telecommunications Analyst in Greenville:
Pros: The flexibility to create/modify process, update equipment as needed. Working with different people and vendors. Tracking cost, invoicing and disbursement of charges throughout the hospital departments.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Telecommunications Analyst

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
21%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Telecommunications Analyst Salaries

▲14%

▲10%

National Average
$63,000

▼9%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Telecommunications Analyst Salaries


▲2%

National Average
$63,000

▼1%

Telecommunications
▼3%

PBX
▼3%


VoIP
▼5%



▼13%

Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
▼14%

Microsoft Excel
▼18%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 12%
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