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Telecommunications Network Engineers

Overview

Telecommunications network engineers design the communication systems of companies. They design, install, and oversee the voice, data, and video communication systems, as well as decide on the appropriate hardware and software for telecommunications. They may also be known as computer network architects. The Department of Labor reports that in May 2015, there were approximately 146,600 computer network architects employed in the United States.

Salary Range

$25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

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Outlook

Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Organized

Problem-Solving

Technical

Career Ladder
Telecommunications Manager

Telecommunications Network Engineer

Telecommunications Engineer

Internship

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