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Cable Maintainer Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$50,002 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cable Maintainer is $50,002 a year and $24 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Cable Maintainer is between $37,235 and $60,634. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Cable Maintainer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Maintains pressure in oil-filled and gas-filled cables used to transmit high-voltage electricity: computes amount of oil or gas required for given section of cable, using standard specifications.
  • Pumps oil or gas into cable until specified pressure is attained.
  • Installs relay (regulating devices) used to control pressure inside cables.
  • Attaches temporary reservoirs to ends of cable to maintain pressure during installation of cable.
  • Tests cables with manual pressure gauges.
  • Reports cable sheath defects and joint failure for repair.
Cable Maintainer Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers

Job family population: 107,090

Estimated population of Cable Maintainer jobs: 6,339

Rate of error: 2.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

Seattle Cost of Living Score:

Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

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