49-2022 Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers

Occupational Description:
Install, set-up, rearrange, or remove switching, distribution, routing, and dialing equipment used in central offices or headends. Service or repair telephone, cable television, Internet, and other communications equipment on customers' property. May install communications equipment or communications wiring in buildings. Excludes “Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers” (49-9052).

Occupational Employment Statistics(OES) Wage Data
Wages Updated to First Quarter, 2018
GeographyEmploymentEmp SE*MeanMean SE*10th25thMedian75th90th
EDR 5 - North Central 15026$27.89/hr$4.08/hr$15.46/hr$20.65/hr$30.31/hr$36.19/hr$38.94/hr
Minnesota 3,630425$29.91/hr$0.63/hr$17.66/hr$23.83/hr$31.85/hr$36.12/hr$38.69/hr
U S 233,6903,272$26.81/hr$0.13/hr$15.15/hr$19.44/hr$26.01/hr$34.27/hr$39.23/hr
*SE = Standard error, a measure of the statistical reliability of the estimate.

Other Regional Data For Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers
Geography (click title for details)OESProjections
EmploymentMedian Wage% Change  - 
EDR 11 - 7 County Twin Cities 1,820 $32.71/hr N/A
EDR 10 - Southeast 300 $33.50/hr N/A
EDR 7W- Central 260 $27.39/hr N/A
EDR 4 - West Central 190 $25.20/hr N/A
EDR 5 - North Central 150 $30.31/hr N/A
EDR 3 - Arrowhead 130 $31.03/hr N/A
EDR 9 - South Central 110 $27.54/hr N/A
EDR 1 - Northwest 70 $32.94/hr N/A
EDR 6E- Southwest Central 50 $27.85/hr N/A
EDR 8 - Southwest N/A N/A N/A
EDR 6W- Upper Minnesota Valley N/A N/A N/A
EDR 2 - Headwaters N/A N/A N/A
EDR 7E- East Central N/A N/A N/A
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Tasks for Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers