Fiber Technologist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$73,000
$50,000
Min 10%
$73,000
Median 50%
$106,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bureau Veritas
Highest Paying City
Newark, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a fiber technologist make?
Fiber Technologists in America make, on average, $73,298 a year or $35.24 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $50,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $107,000. Telecommunication companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Alaska, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Connecticut have the highest paying Fiber Technologist jobs. The typical tenure for a Fiber Technologist is 2.7 years.
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Average Fiber Technologist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Fiber Technologist in the USA is $73,298 annually or $35.24 hourly. Working in Newark, CA as a Fiber Technologist will pay you the highest wages at around $77,977 per year. The average entry-level salary in Newark, CA is $45,000. Alaska, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Connecticut are the states with the highest payscale for Fiber Technologists. The lowest earning states are South Dakota, Florida, Wyoming, North Dakota, and Hawaii.

Map of Fiber Technologist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Fiber Technologists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Fiber Technologist Salary By Company

Fiber Technologists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Fiber Technologists are in Telecommunication companies and Construction companies. Bureau Veritas and Corning are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Weatherford International and MKS Instruments report highly competitive salaries for Fiber Technologists.

Average Fiber Technologist Pay By Industry

Wages for Fiber Technologists can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Technology companies, Manufacturing companies, and Media companies pay higher-than-average wages for Fiber Technologists. Technology companies pay Fiber Technologists an average salary of $79,274, Manufacturing companies pay $75,574, and Media companys come in at $72,456. At $61,830, the average salary for Fiber Technologists in the Government industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Technology
Technology
$79,274
$79k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$75,574
$76k
Media
Media
$72,456
$72k
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
$66,798
$67k
Government
Government
$61,830
$62k

Fiber Technologist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Fiber Technologist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Fiber Technologist can range from $53,216 to $89,890 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Fiber Technologist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
System One Services
Fiber Engineer II
03/06/2020
$52,175
12/11/2019
$81,600
Bluesky Resource Solutions
Fiber Technologist
11/30/2019
$75,000
SPC
Fiber Technologist
06/21/2019
$27,131
University of Utah
Fiber Technologist
06/12/2019
$31,305
Fiber Technologist
06/10/2019
$31,305
University of Utah
Fiber Technologist
05/20/2019
$31,305
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