Alternate Job Titles: Telecom Technician I, Level I Telecom Technician, Entry Level Telecom Technician, Telecommunications Technician I, Entry Level Telecommunications Technician
How much does a Telecommunications Technician I make? The median annual Telecommunications Technician I salary is $49,942, as of July 29, 2016, with a range usually between $43,635-$56,721, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Telecommunications Technician I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Telecommunications Technician I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Telecommunications Technician I in the United States is $49,942, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Telecommunications Technician I in the United States are expected to make less than $49,942.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Telecommunications Technician I that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Telecommunications Technician I are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2016
Installs, troubleshoots, repairs and maintains telecommunications equipment. Provides reports, completes requests for new service, and determines methodology for installing telephone service. Determines appropriateness of moderate equipment changes or modifications including call switches, test trunks and test links, and installs communication circuits. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a project leader or manager. View full job description