Average Senior Telecommunications Specialist Salary

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The average salary for a Senior Telecommunications Specialist is $78,191.
MEDIAN $78,191
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$50k - $103k
$503 - $18k
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$49k - $105k

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Job Description for Senior Telecommunications Specialist

Senior Telecommunications Specialist Tasks
  • Design, develop and test telecommunications software solutions.
  • Review, analyze, evaluate and maintain an organization's telecommunications system.
  • Train customers in telecommunications features and functionality.
  • Install, maintain, troubleshoot and repair telecommunications systems.
  • Examine new services offered by vendors and makes recommendations to management.

Career Paths

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Senior Telecommunications Specialist
Telecommunications Engineer
Telecommunications Technician
Telecommunications Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Senior Telecommunications Specialist

Skills in Telecommunications, PBX, Cisco Networking and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Wireless.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Telecommunications Specialist

An early career Senior Telecommunications Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,634 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Senior Telecommunications Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,406 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Senior Telecommunications Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,597 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $84,239.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Senior Telecommunications Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 26.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (25.8% more) and Dallas, Texas (5.4% more).

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