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Highest Paying Industries for Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers

The top 100 highest paying industries for telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line installers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $73,610, performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries is the highest paying industry for telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line installers. It is followed by arts, entertainment, and recreation industry (average annual salary $69,550). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, except line installers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Industries for Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers, Except Line Installers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$73,610
60
2 Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$69,550
80
3 Utilities
$67,640
530
4 Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$67,230
250
5 Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$65,730
180
6 Insurance Carriers
$65,550
40
7 Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$65,530
50
8 Scientific Research and Development Services
$65,500
180
9 Security Systems Services
$64,830
240
10 Investigation and Security Services
$64,830
240
11 Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$64,080
30
12 Management of Companies and Enterprises
$62,770
1,730
13 Finance and Insurance
$62,200
100
14 Office Administrative Services
$61,700
60
15 Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution
$61,670
n/a
16 Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$61,440
50
17 Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$60,370
2,240
18 Rail Transportation
$60,130
90
19 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$59,320
2,170
20 Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$58,660
134,120
21 Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$58,440
8,910
22 Telecommunications
$58,380
150,060
23 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$58,140
2,620
24 Transportation and Warehousing
$58,120
n/a
25 Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$58,060
220
26 Information
$57,930
160,180
27 Federal government, including USPS
$57,620
320
28 Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$57,620
320
29 Satellite Telecommunications
$57,580
n/a
30 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$57,450
3,240
31 Federal, State, and Local Government
$57,450
3,240
32 Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$57,230
70
33 Manufacturing
$56,570
160
34 Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$56,470
50
35 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$56,340
4,490
36 Junior colleges - Local government owned
$54,420
90
37 Educational Services - Local government owned
$54,190
400
38 Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$53,850
980
39 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$53,660
770
40 Educational Services
$53,520
1,400
41 Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$53,460
490
42 Other Telecommunications
$53,440
5,730
43 State government, including schools and hospitals
$53,400
1,550
44 Educational Services - State government owned
$53,390
790
45 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$53,280
3,750
46 Utility System Construction
$53,250
n/a
47 Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$53,250
n/a
48 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$53,160
480
49 Elementary and Secondary Schools
$53,150
300
50 Health Care and Social Assistance
$53,030
520
51 Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$53,010
290
52 Hospitals - Privately owned
$52,950
440
53 State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$52,910
750
54 Mining
$52,870
40
55 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$52,790
30
56 Hospitals - Local government owned
$52,790
30
57 Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$52,670
200
58 General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$52,600
430
59 Educational Services - Privately owned
$52,530
210
60 Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$52,490
110
61 Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$51,100
5,040
62 Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$50,340
5,530
63 Wholesale Trade
$50,300
5,590
64 Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$50,200
n/a
65 Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$49,910
9,760
66 Broadcasting (except Internet)
$49,900
9,850
67 Retail Trade
$49,140
540
68 Television Broadcasting
$49,050
70
69 Radio and Television Broadcasting
$48,680
90
70 Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$47,170
40
71 Nonresidential Building Construction
$47,130
90
72 Construction of Buildings
$47,130
90
73 Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$46,000
430
74 Administrative and Support Services
$45,840
4,800
75 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$45,840
4,800
76 Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$45,460
740
77 Temporary Help Services
$45,370
2,960
78 Electronics and Appliance Stores
$45,000
420
79 Employment Services
$44,780
3,200
80 Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$44,680
n/a
81 Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$44,550
23,620
82 Telephone Call Centers
$44,340
1,260
83 Construction
$44,340
n/a
84 Business Support Services
$44,330
1,260
85 Specialty Trade Contractors
$44,210
25,180
86 Building Equipment Contractors
$44,200
25,130
87 Engineering Services
$43,560
220
88 Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$43,560
220
89 Repair and Maintenance
$43,210
4,590
90 Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance
$43,200
4,560
91 Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$43,130
4,630
92 Other Building Equipment Contractors
$36,690
1,290
93 Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$29,110
n/a
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