C$54,171
Avg. Salary
C$25.11
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$1,800

Bonus

C$2,000

Profit Sharing

C$1,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Telecommunications Technician is C$25.11 per hour.

The average pay for a Telecommunications Technician is C$54,171 per year.

10%
C$15.59
10%
C$25.11
50%
C$36.33
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$25.11
10%
C$35k
10%
C$54k
50%
C$92k
90%
90%
MEDIAN C$54,171
C$35,279 - C$91,978
C$35K
C$54K
C$92K
MEDIAN: C$54,171
10%
50%
90%
C$15.59 - C$36.33
C$16
C$25
C$36
MEDIAN: C$25.11
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$91K
Salary C$35,279 - C$91,978
Bonus C$982 - C$2,619
Profit Sharing C$2,000
Commission C$1,000
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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C$34,236 - C$82,350
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 65
Hourly Data C$0C$75
Hourly Rate C$15.59 - C$36.33
Overtime C$26.53 - C$75.72
Annual Data C$0C$82K
Bonus C$982 - C$2,619
Commission C$1,000
Profit Sharing C$2,000
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).
)
C$34,236 - C$82,350
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 23 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 203

Job Description for Telecommunications Technician

A telecommunications technician is responsible for the installation, maintenance, repair, and general supervision of telecommunications lines, including telephones, voice mail systems, fax lines, security, Internet, and wireless systems.

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Telecommunications Technician Tasks
  • Establish and remove wiring, hardware, and equipment used in communication systems and networks.
  • Demonstrate proper equipment usage to customers.
  • Maintain and repair networks by testing circuits, isolating malfunctions, and repairing equipment.

Telecommunications Technician Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Telecommunications Technician

Pay by Experience for a Telecommunications Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Telecommunications Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 65 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Telecommunications Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Telecommunications Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 43 salaries. A Telecommunications Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$69,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

19%

-1%

National Average: C$53,951

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Telecommunications Technician Reviews

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

Telecommunications Technician in Surrey:
"Great."
Pros: The job itself, the interaction with people, encounter different situations everyday.
Cons: When it's slow and because of seniority, I lose hours.

Telecommunications Technician in Kingston:
"A progressive place to learn about phone systems and professional cabling."
Pros: Cabling, learning.
Cons: Where my future will take me

Telecommunications Technician in London:
"Take As Many Courses Available As You Can. Learn, Learn, Learn."
Learn all you can from senior staff and courses available.

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Key Stats for Telecommunications Technician

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Telecommunications Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

▲20%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
C$54,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Telecommunications Technician Salaries


National Average
C$54,000

Fiber
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 21%