Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers

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Occupation Description

Telecommunications equipment installers and repairers setup, reposition, or eliminate switching, delivery, routing, and dialing apparatus used in offices or headends. They also check or overhaul telephone, cable, internet, and other communications apparatus on clients' property. In addition they can work on the installation of communications apparatus wiring in buildings.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

208220

Job Openings By 2020

59300

Growth Rate

14.6%

Required Education

Postsecondary non-degree award
Specific Programs:

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth