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Cable Television Technicians

Overview

Cable television technicians install, inspect, maintain, and repair antennas, cables, and amplifying equipment used in cable television transmission. As of May 2015, there are approximately 219,100 people working as telecommunications equipment installers and repairers, including cable television equipment servicers, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000

Minimum Education Level

High School Diploma

Certification/License

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Outlook

Decline
Personality Traits

Hands On

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Head Technician

Cable Television Technician

Electronics Installer

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