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Cable Television Technicians


In April 2016, reported the average annual salary for cable television installers was $51,000. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, as of May 2015, the average annual pay for telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, excluding line installers and repairers, was $54,570. Salaries, however, vary based on the type of job done, an employee's experience and education, and the company's location. At the low end of the pay scale, 10 percent of installers and repairers had annual earnings of less than $30,210, while the top 10 percent earned more than $78,400. Those who worked for cable and other subscription programming industries earned annual mean wages of $50,690 in 2015. 

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