Cable Technician

Cable Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$41,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$41,000
Median 50%
$72,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
AT&T
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.2 years
How much does a cable technician make?
Cable Technicians in America make an average salary of $41,369 per year or $19.89 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $73,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $23,000 per year. Most Cable Technician jobs are in Professional companies and Retail companies. States with the highest Cable Technician salaries include Alaska, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Washington, and North Dakota. The typical employment in the position spans 2.2 years.

Average Cable Technician Salary By Company

Cable Technicians report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Cable Technicians are in Professional companies and Retail companies. AT&T and Tesla are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like General Atomics and Cree report highly competitive salaries for Cable Technicians.

Average Cable Technician Salary By Location

Across America, Cable Technicians make on average $41,369 annually or $19.89 hourly. The city with the highest Cable Technician salary is Washington, DC at $50,590 per year. The Washington, DC average entry-level salary for Cable Technicians is $28,000. Alaska, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Washington, and North Dakota are the states with the highest payscale for Cable Technicians. Kentucky, Maine, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Vermont are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$50,590
2
Fremont, CA
$47,549
3
Bridgeport, CT
$44,677
4
Ashburn, VA
$43,583
5
Chicago, IL
$42,282

Average Cable Technician Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Cable Technician works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Construction companies, Telecommunication companies, and Media companies pay their Cable Technicians well. Construction companies pay Cable Technicians an average salary of $45,448, Telecommunication companies pay $43,329, and Media companys come in at $39,653. The types of companies that pay Cable Technicians the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $36,686.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Construction
$45,448
2
Telecommunication
$43,329
3
Media
$39,653
4
Technology
$38,034
5
Manufacturing
$36,686

Recently Added Cable Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Cable Technician
01/23/2020
$41,740
01/09/2020
$20,870
Tak Communications
Cable Technician
12/30/2019
$25,000
Robert Half
Cable Technician
12/09/2019
$49,566
Cable Technician
11/30/2019
$35,000
Robert Half
Cable Technician
11/19/2019
$45,000
Robert Half Technology
Cable Technician
10/31/2019
$52,175
Careerbuilder-Us
Cable Technician
10/31/2019
$31,305
Kelly Services
Cable Technician
10/29/2019
$39,653
Robert Half
Cable Technician
10/28/2019
$39,653
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