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Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers

Install or repair telephone, cable, internet, and other communication equipment.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$32.16 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  -1.1%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Enter codes or other information into computers.
  • Install programs onto computer or computer-controlled equipment.
  • Gather information about work conditions or locations.
  • Interpret blueprints, specifications, or diagrams to inform installation, development or operation activities.
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Job Title Examples:

Install / Repair Technician
Radio Technician
Electronics Technician

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