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Cable Television Line Technician Salary
in Alabama, United States

$53,656 (USD)

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Last updated: March 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cable Television Line Technician is $53,656 a year and $26 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Cable Television Line Technician is between $38,864 and $65,939. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Maintains and repairs cable television cables and equipment: measures signal strength at amplifiers or at customer's terminal boxes, using field strength meter.
  • Repairs or replaces worn components to ensure acceptable signal strength.
  • Climbs utility pole and connects test television set to amplifiers.
  • Observes set to evaluate reception and determine cause of faulty reception.
  • Repairs defective cable systems.
  • Answers customers' inquiries or complaints and explains cost and operation of cable service.
  • May communicate with communications electrician supervisor, using two-way radio or telephone, to receive instructions or technical advice.
  • May report unauthorized use of cable system to communications electrician supervisor.
  • May clean and maintain tools, test equipment, and motor vehicle.
Cable Television Line Technician Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers

Job family population: 233,690

Estimated population of Cable Television Line Technician jobs: 9,240

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


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Cable Television Line Technician Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Cable Technician
Mar 4
Huntsville, AL, USA
Recruiting Advisors
Cable Technician Duties and Responsibilities ... Install, maintain, and repair cable systems, most often involved with television and internet ...
Cable Technician
Mar 1
Huntsville, AL, USA
StuCo Pro LLC
We are seeking a Cable Technician to become an integral part of our team! You will design and ... Perform new connects, reconnects, upgrades and disconnects for residential television, internet ...
Field Service Technician - Nielsen TV Ratings - 30635
Jan 15
Birmingham, AL, USA
Nielsen is known for our work in TV and Radio Ratings. Since 1923, we have studied consumers in ... potential, top-of-the-line training, paid time off, and a company car to just name a few
Technician - No Experience Needed!
Jan 24
Dothan, AL, USA
... TV, directv, at&t, atnt, telecom, samsung, in -home services technician, work from home, telecommunications, installer, cable, fiber, satellite, satelite, satellite, comcast, charter, time warner ...
Technician - No Experience Needed!
Jan 9
Birmingham, AL, USA
APPLY NOW! KEYWORDS: dish network, dtv, direct tv, direc TV, directv, at&t, atnt, telecom, samsung, in -home services technician, work from home, telecommunications, installer, cable, fiber ...
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