Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Field Engineer, Telecommunications is $25.21
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Field Engineer, Telecommunications?
An early career Field Engineer, Telecommunications with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.96 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Field Engineer, Telecommunications with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.17 based on 20 …Read more
What Do Field Engineer, Telecommunications Do?
Field engineers in telecommunications play a key role in maintaining communications systems, and are responsible for installing, testing, and maintaining equipment such as base transceiver stations (GSM PCS) to run wireless systems.
Their general duties include various maintenance routines on equipment to ensure optimal performance, as well as component-repairs and even construction of new towers. Tools used include radios, network facilities, and interconnect devices, and there is some risk …Read more
- Maintain, troubleshoot, and repair deployed telecommunications equipment.
- Keep records of upgrades, repairs, and maintenance performed.
- Maintain in-depth, current knowledge of equipment.