49-9052 Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers

Occupational Description:
Install and repair telecommunications cable, including fiber optics.

Occupational Employment Statistics(OES) Wage Data
Wages Updated to First Quarter, 2018
GeographyEmploymentEmp SE*MeanMean SE*10th25thMedian75th90th
EDR 5 - North Central N/A29$22.74/hr$1.83/hr$16.65/hr$18.89/hr$22.92/hr$27.01/hr$29.51/hr
Minnesota 1,660219$22.33/hr$1.14/hr$13.79/hr$16.27/hr$20.52/hr$27.70/hr$34.75/hr
U S 107,0902,463$27.45/hr$0.22/hr$14.15/hr$18.20/hr$26.82/hr$36.26/hr$41.65/hr
*SE = Standard error, a measure of the statistical reliability of the estimate.

Other Regional Data For Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
Geography (click title for details)OESProjections
EmploymentMedian Wage% Change  - 
EDR 11 - 7 County Twin Cities 810 $20.54/hr N/A
EDR 7W- Central 190 $18.32/hr N/A
EDR 10 - Southeast 70 $24.08/hr N/A
EDR 6E- Southwest Central 60 $17.39/hr N/A
EDR 4 - West Central 40 $29.80/hr N/A
EDR 5 - North Central N/A $22.92/hr N/A
EDR 7E- East Central N/A $17.75/hr N/A
EDR 9 - South Central N/A $24.19/hr N/A
EDR 2 - Headwaters N/A N/A N/A
EDR 1 - Northwest N/A N/A N/A
EDR 3 - Arrowhead N/A $20.77/hr N/A
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Tasks for Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers