Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer is $18.14 per hour. A skill in Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Total Pay (?
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$27,583 - $73,249
(Median)
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73K
MEDIAN: $44,501
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Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Total Pay (?
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$12.20 - $30.44
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$27,583 - $73,249  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,648  
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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$27,980 - $68,275  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 266
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.20 - $30.44  
   
Overtime
$17.65 - $45.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,648  
   
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).
)
$27,980 - $68,275  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 266
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Job Description for Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer

  • Evaluate signal strength and install equipment to maintain strong transmission signal.
  • Install cable at customer's location, sometimes between poles and towers, or underground in trenches.
  • Splice, insulate and repair telephone and television cable at customer's location.
  • Connect television sets to cable systems.

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Pay by Experience Level for Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer

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

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Experience Affects Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%
Experienced
up arrow 25%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$42,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Telecommunications Line Installer / Repairer Salaries

Troubleshooting
up arrow 20%
Fiber
up arrow 1%
National Average
$42,000
Telecommunications
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 25%
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