How much does a Telecommunications Engineering Technician III make in Chicago, IL? The average Telecommunications Engineering Technician III salary in Chicago, IL is $85,857 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $73,902 and $98,008. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Telecommunications Engineering Technician III

Telecommunications Engineering Technician III assists telecommunication engineers in the design and analysis of telecommunication networks. Creates plans and drawings detailing the layout of routers, circuits, cables, switches, or other telecommunications equipment. Being a Telecommunications Engineering Technician III ensures network connectivity for end-users. May evaluate existing networks and recommend design changes to improve performance. Additionally, Telecommunications Engineering Technician III requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Telecommunications Engineering Technician III typically requires 3-5 years of related experience. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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