Telecommunication Equipment Technician Salary in the United States

How much does a Telecommunication Equipment Technician make in the United States? The average Telecommunication Equipment Technician salary in the United States is $56,420 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,130 and $67,360. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Telecommunication Equipment Technician documents and verifies equipment problems and repairs. Installs, maintains, tests, troubleshoots, and repairs switches, cables, and other telecommunications equipment in the field to ensure optimum network usage and quality. Being a Telecommunication Equipment Technician typically reports to a supervisor. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Being a Telecommunication Equipment Technician gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Working as a Telecommunication Equipment Technician typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019

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