Telecommunications Technician

Telecommunications Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$52,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$52,000
Median 50%
$86,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Fluor
Highest Paying City
Washington, DC
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does a telecommunications technician make?
As a Telecommunications Technician in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $53,000 per year or $25.48 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $86,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $32,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Telecommunications Technicians are Professional companies and Utilities companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Telecommunications Technician salaries are District of Columbia, Alaska, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Jersey. The typical tenure for a Telecommunications Technician is 4.3 years.

Average Telecommunications Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Telecommunications Technician in the USA is $53,000 annually or $25.48 hourly. Working in Washington, DC as a Telecommunications Technician will pay you the highest wages at around $68,682 per year. The Washington, DC average entry-level salary for Telecommunications Technicians is $41,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Telecommunications Technician salaries are District of Columbia, Alaska, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Jersey. On the other hand, Kentucky, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Vermont report the lowest wages for Telecommunications Technicians.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Washington, DC
$68,682
2
San Rafael, CA
$65,352
3
Danbury, CT
$64,425
4
Paterson, NJ
$63,946
5
Newport, RI
$61,719

Average Telecommunications Technician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Telecommunications Technician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Professional companies and Utilities companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Companies like Fluor or Virginia Electric and Power Company will get you the highest pay packages. Also, companies like Trinity Health and AMERICAN SYSTEMS pay their Telecommunications Technicians very well.

Average Telecommunications Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Telecommunications Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Telecommunication companies, Finance companies, and Transportation companies pay their Telecommunications Technicians well. Telecommunication companies pay Telecommunications Technicians an average salary of $56,737, Finance companies pay $54,218, and Transportation companys come in at $53,475. At $43,174, the average salary for Telecommunications Technicians in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$56,737
2
Finance
$54,218
3
Transportation
$53,475
4
Technology
$52,014
5
Manufacturing
$43,174

Recently Added Telecommunications Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Trax Internation
Telecommunications Technician
01/06/2020
$72,002
City of Lakeland
Telecommunications Technician
11/27/2019
$67,600
Lakeland Electric
Telecommunications Technician
11/26/2019
$67,600
Tak Communications
Telecommunications Technician
11/25/2019
$25,000
Danbury Public Schools District
Telecommunications Technician
11/13/2019
$52,175
Tak Communications
Telecommunications Technician
10/28/2019
$30,000
Quality Sound/Bi-Jamar, Inc.
Telecommunications Technician
10/27/2019
$31,305
Telus
Telecommunications Technician
10/16/2019
$46,665
Broadband Telecom Services
Telecommunications Technician
10/13/2019
$62,610
Quality Sound/Bi-Jamar, Inc.
Telecommunications Technician
09/30/2019
$31,305
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