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Radio Communications Mechanic Salary
in District of Columbia, United States

$49,358 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$898

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Radio Communications Mechanic is $49,358 a year and $24 an hour in District of Columbia, United States. The average salary range for a Radio Communications Mechanic is between $36,806 and $59,803. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Adjusts, installs, tests, and repairs high-powered stationary and mobile radio transmitting equipment, using handtools and testing instruments and following wiring diagrams: adjusts controls and tests frequencies of transmitters, using frequency meter.
  • Listens to radio range station at frequent intervals during broadcasts to detect flaws in transmission and adjusts controls to eliminate flaws.
  • Operates emergency truck transmitter to ensure its readiness for immediate use.
  • Examines equipment and replaces defective condensers, switches, tubes, and transistors.
  • Tests equipment with instruments, such as circuit analyzers, audiometers, and voltmeters.
  • Repairs components of radio transmitting equipment and intercommunication telephone system, using handtools.
  • May be designated according to equipment serviced as marine-radio installer-and-servicer; radiotelegraph operator-servicer.
Radio Communications Mechanic Job Prevalence in District of Columbia, United States

Job family: Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers

Job family population: 15,310

Estimated population of Radio Communications Mechanic jobs: 3,830

Rate of error: 5.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$57,219
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About District of Columbia, United States

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Description: Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington or D.C., is the capital of the United States. Founded after the American Revolution as the seat of government of the newly independent country, Washington was named after George Washington, the first president of the United States and a Founding Father. As the seat of the United States federal government and several international organizations, Washington is an important world political capital. The city is also one of the most visited cities in the world, with more than 20 million tourists annually.The signing of the Residence...

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