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Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installer and Repairer Salary Information

The salary statistics of radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installer and Repairer Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,690
25th Percentile Wage
$42,010
50th Percentile Wage
$56,000
75th Percentile Wage
$71,710
90th Percentile Wage
$83,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers is $83,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,690. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 154% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,000
6.29% 21.61%
2016
$52,480
1.56% -
2015
$51,660
7.18% -
2014
$47,950
3.52% -
2013
$46,260
5.10% -
2012
$43,900
- -

Table 2. Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installer and Repairer Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers in 13 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $75,640. The lowest paying sector is the management of companies and enterprises sector (annual salary $45,350).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$75,640
Manufacturing
$64,700
Information
$63,310
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$60,320
Federal, State, and Local Government
$59,300
Retail Trade
$57,940
Educational Services
$55,020
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$53,810
Wholesale Trade
$47,860
Transportation and Warehousing
$47,740
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$46,480
Construction
$46,240
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$45,350

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Radio, Cellular, and Tower Equipment Installers and Repairers by States

From the above tables we note that not only radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $26,140 to $77,880. The highest paying state for radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers is Alaska with a median annual salary of $77,880. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $26,140. For more salary information of radio, cellular, and tower equipment installers and repairers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Alaska
$77,880
New Jersey
$71,610
Pennsylvania
$70,070
Massachusetts
$69,170
West Virginia
$67,790
Georgia
$66,860
Washington
$66,520
Minnesota
$66,370
Missouri
$66,160
Maryland
$65,090
Connecticut
$63,020
Arkansas
$61,460
Colorado
$60,030
Michigan
$59,310
New Hampshire
$58,510
Wyoming
$57,420
Oregon
$57,210
Ohio
$57,050
Florida
$56,950
New Mexico
$56,790
Louisiana
$56,420
California
$56,370
Kansas
$56,190
Mississippi
$56,050
Nevada
$55,510
Tennessee
$55,380
Virginia
$55,250
Nebraska
$54,180
Utah
$51,710
Wisconsin
$51,470
South Carolina
$51,060
North Dakota
$50,190
Texas
$50,080
Delaware
$49,020
Vermont
$48,360
Oklahoma
$48,290
Indiana
$48,110
Hawaii
$47,990
Iowa
$47,980
New York
$47,900
Arizona
$47,700
Illinois
$46,640
Kentucky
$46,390
North Carolina
$45,800
Maine
$45,140
Alabama
$41,160
Montana
$37,680
Idaho
$35,740
Puerto Rico
$26,140



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