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Technician Submarine Cable Equipment Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$63,700 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Technician Submarine Cable Equipment is $63,700 a year and $31 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Technician Submarine Cable Equipment is between $46,140 and $78,283. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Repairs, adjusts, and maintains machines and equipment used in submarine-cable office or station to control cable traffic, using electrical meters and handtools: examines malfunctioning machines and equipment, such as automatic transmitters, direct writers, perforating machines, printers and relays, and siphon recorders, to determine defects, using meters, such as voltmeter, ohmmeter, and capacity meter.
  • Makes adjustments, or dismantles machines for repairs or replacement of parts, using handtools.
  • May make temporary or emergency repairs with improvised parts or sections.
  • Duties may be performed by central-office repairer.
Technician Submarine Cable Equipment Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 233,690

Estimated population of Technician Submarine Cable Equipment jobs: 6,721

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Technician Submarine Cable Equipment Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Cable Technician (job id 87241)
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Von Technologies
Technician will provide implementation/troubleshooting/support for cabling projects, while ... equipment - Screwdriver set (flat, Phillips, Torx, Hex key, small) - Lineman's pliers - Snips ...
Cable: Become a Home-Based Satellite TV Technician/Installer
May 15
Michigan City, United States
Ground floor access for equipment (preferred
Experienced Cable Technician
Feb 22
Chicago, IL, USA
StuCo Pro LLC
We are seeking a Cable Technician to become an integral part of our team! You will design and ... Familiarity with telecommunications equipment * Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
DAS (Distributed Antenna System) Technician
May 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Fourier Network Solutions
Installing DAS wireless equipment. To include but not limited to the installation of Outdoor and ... Installs and secures cables, mounts hardware as described in drawings and notes. * Place, cut ...
Lead Construction Technician
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
Install various ground mounted equipment and power/meter cabinets/pedestals * Running of cables and ... Mentor and lead Construction Technicians * Follow safety protocols, including Personal Protective ...
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