Telecommunications Technician I Salary in the United States

How much does a Telecommunications Technician I make in the United States? The average Telecommunications Technician I salary in the United States is $53,807 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $47,010 and $61,104. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Telecommunications Technician I installs, troubleshoots, repairs and maintains telecommunications equipment. Provides reports, completes requests for new service, and determines methodology for installing telephone service. Being a Telecommunications Technician I 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. Additionally, Telecommunications Technician I typically reports to a project leader or manager. The Telecommunications Technician I may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Telecommunications Technician I

    0 - 1 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Telecommunications Technician II

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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