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Radio Communications Mechanic Salary
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$46,426 (USD)

Average Salary

$22/hr

Average Hourly

$845

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Radio Communications Mechanic is $46,426 a year and $22 an hour in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Radio Communications Mechanic is between $34,619 and $56,251. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 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:
$53,820
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Cost of Living Score:

Description: Philadelphia, known colloquially as Philly, is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2018 census-estimated population of 1,584,138. Since 1854, the city has been coterminous with Philadelphia County, the most populous county in Pennsylvania and the urban core of the eighth-largest U.S. metropolitan statistical area, with over 6 million residents as of 2017. Philadelphia is also the economic and cultural anchor of the greater Delaware Valley, located along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers, within the Northeast megalopolis. The Delaware...

Radio Communications Mechanic Job Listings for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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As the Radio and Communications Security Repairer, you will maintain the equipment and systems that ... You will learn mechanical, electronic, and electrical principles, preventive maintenance procedures ...
Maintenance Mechanic
May 2
Old Bridge, NJ, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
Maintenance Mechanic Old Bridge, NJ Job Id: 3737 Job Summary: Performs maintenance necessary to ... Maintains communication with coworkers through two-way radio and hand signals. * Ability and ...
Yard Attendant
Apr 29
Sicklerville, NJ, USA
Norris Sales
... mechanically inclined • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills • Must be customer ... 2 way radio Organizational Relationships A yard attendant will report directly to the Yard ...
Warehouse Attendant
Jun 6
Sicklerville, NJ, USA
Norris Sales
... mechanical equipment to move heavy equipment and components · Prep and assemble various small ... a two way radio Organizational Relationships A Warehouse worker will report directly to the ...
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