Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Radio Tower & Radar Technician is $22.54
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Radio Tower & Radar Technicians?
An entry-level Radio Tower & Radar Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.35 based on 7 salaries. An early career Radio Tower & Radar Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.67 based …Read more
What Do Radio Tower & Radar Technicians Do?
The position of a radio tower & radar technician involves a high level of danger, so those who wish to work in the field should be prepared for such situations, as well as working with dangerous equipment. These technicians are highly skilled in the installation and repair of telecommunication lines and equipment to help maintain the continuous flow of information through communication lines.
A high school diploma and on-the-job training are minimum requirements for this position, and some …Read more
- Repair, maintain, and install radio and electronic equipment.
- Maintain, inspect, and repair computer-based equipment and keep records of maintenance.
- Install two-way radios, mobile data computers (MDC), and other electronic equipment.