The average hourly pay for a Burglar Alarm Installer is $16.84.
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Job Description for Burglar Alarm Installer
Burglar alarm installers are tasked with installing alarm systems in commercial and residential establishments to provide protection from intruders. Proficiency with hand and power tools and strong manual dexterity are necessary to perform the duties of this job, and strong customer service skills are also important so that customers are satisfied and may recommend the service to others. In some cases, burglar alarm installers are also salespersons who will educate customers about the advantage…Read more
Burglar Alarm Installer Tasks
- Examine systems to locate problems such as loose connections or broken insulation.
- Demonstrate systems for customers, and explain details such as the causes and consequences of false alarms.
- Test backup batteries, keypad programming, sirens, and all security features in order to ensure proper functioning, and to diagnose malfunctions.
- Install, maintain, or repair security systems, alarm devices, and related equipment.
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Pay by Experience Level for Burglar Alarm Installer
An early career Burglar Alarm Installer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.10 based on 25 salaries. A mid-career Burglar Alarm Installer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.41 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Burglar Alarm Installer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.52 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
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