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, 2017
GeographyEmploymentEmp SE*MeanMean SE*10th25thMedian75th90th
EDR 5 - North Central 305$17.81/hr$0.82/hr$15.25/hr$16.12/hr$17.55/hr$18.99/hr$22.33/hr
Minnesota 1,400169$20.52/hr$0.68/hr$13.74/hr$16.01/hr$18.74/hr$23.29/hr$31.75/hr
U S 100,0802,302$26.66/hr$0.24/hr$13.65/hr$17.74/hr$25.62/hr$35.50/hr$40.57/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 500 $17.34/hr N/A
EDR 7W- Central 210 $18.86/hr N/A
EDR 10 - Southeast 90 $22.06/hr N/A
EDR 4 - West Central 60 $24.41/hr N/A
EDR 5 - North Central 30 $17.55/hr N/A
EDR 2 - Headwaters 20 $20.96/hr N/A
EDR 6W- Upper Minnesota Valley N/A N/A N/A
EDR 9 - South Central N/A N/A N/A
EDR 8 - Southwest N/A N/A N/A
EDR 1 - Northwest N/A N/A N/A
EDR 7E- East Central N/A $18.10/hr N/A
EDR 6E- Southwest Central N/A N/A N/A
EDR 3 - Arrowhead N/A $20.47/hr N/A
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Tasks for Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers