How much does a Cable Engineer make? The average Cable Engineer salary is $74,442 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $68,113 and $81,948. 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. 

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Network Ops Engineer - (Rack/Stack/Cabling/Networks) Title: Network Ops Engineer Location: Warrenton, VA Compensation: 85 - 110k base + benefits + 401k Requirements: Racking/Stacking, Cabling ...
CyberCoders, Inc - 11 days ago
Outsource - Sterling , VA
We are seeking a Cable Technician to become an integral part of our team! You will design and ... Previous experience in telecommunications, electrical engineering, or other related fields
ZipRecruiter - 26 days ago
Electronic Systems, Inc. - A Xerox Company - Charlottesville , VA
Coordinate with the ITS Network Engineering to prepare for the upgrade * Switch port audit and cut ... Label fiber and cables before upgrade using University standards * Move service from departmental ...
ZipRecruiter - 26 days ago
CoSolutions, Inc. - Fort Belvoir , VA
... cable/fiber installation Understanding of Depart of Defense (DoD) and DISA VTC requirements ... Experience with any of the following programming languages is a plus: C+, C++, or C#, Visual Basic ...
Monster - 9 days ago
Eliassen Group - Chantilly , VA
Eliassen Group is currently assisting the Federal Drug Administration find a Media Engineer to add ... Zoom, Cable TV, FDA TV, Show and Share, vBrick, and MeetingPlace incidents and service requests
Monster - 6 days ago
Leidos - Chesapeake , VA
The Defense group is looking for a Field Engineer to support our ILC program in the Norfolk ... Ability to troubleshoot and test connectors, cable, power. * Ability to load AN/SQQ-89A(V)15 ...
Appcast Agency - 33 days ago

Cable Engineer Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Cable Engineer between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Cable Engineer in each city.
Click to see the salary for Cable Engineer in these major U.S. cities.
City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $93,052
Washington, DC $82,869
Miami, FL $72,470
Chicago, IL $78,975
Boston, MA $83,874
New York, NY $89,554
Dallas, TX $73,958
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What is the average salary for Cable Engineer in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Cable Engineer in the United States. The base salary for Cable Engineer ranges from $68,113 to $81,948 with the average base salary of $74,442. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $69,603 to $84,535 with the average total cash compensation of $76,375.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $74,442 $68,113 - $81,948
Bonus $1,933 $1,490 - $2,587
Total Pay $76,375 $69,603 - $84,535
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What's the difference between Cable Technician and Cable Engineer?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Cable Engineer is $74,442, and the average salary of Cable Technician is $43,203. The average salary of Cable Technician is lower than Cable Engineer. ( 2020-10-28 )
I am a Cable Engineer, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Cable Engineer. a Cable Engineer Salary in New Britain, CT is $80,398 as of October 28, 2020; a Cable Engineer Salary in Barnstable, MA is $78,500 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 )
Why does the salary of a Cable Engineer vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 )
What are the Pay Factors for Cable Engineer?
Salary ranges for a Cable Engineer can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 )
How the Pay Factors Influence Your Pay?
Salaries are ultimately dictated by the position being applied to, and hiring company, but there are several important pay factors that come into play based on your individual history that could impact your value to the company.'s Personal Salary Report will analyze these factors for you to help you maximize your earning potential. ( 2020-10-28 )

Last Update: October 28, 2020