How much does a Communications Technician make?

Updated Sep 22, 2021

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$52,674 /yr
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485 salaries

$30K

Low

$53K

Average

$92K

High

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The national average salary for Communications Technician is $52,674 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Communications Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 485 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Communications Technician employees.

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Comcast
3.8

Comcast

Communications Technician

$42,164

 /yr
Range: $26K - $70K
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$26K

$70K

$25,584 - $69,972 Range

AT&T
3.7

AT&T

Communications Technician

$79,806

 /yr
Range: $53K - $99K

$53K

$99K

$53,461 - $99,143 Range

Lumen
3.3

Lumen

Communications Technician

$68,701

 /yr
Range: $51K - $73K

$51K

$73K

$51,282 - $72,637 Range

Kroger
3.1

Kroger

Communications Technician

$47,720

 /yr
Range: $46K - $50K

$46K

$50K

$46,147 - $49,820 Range

CSX
2.6

CSX

Communications Technician

$61,655

 /yr
Range: $57K - $85K

$57K

$85K

$57,190 - $84,568 Range

Frontier Communications
2.9

Frontier Communications

Communications Technician

$74,243

 /yr
Range: $61K - $87K

$61K

$87K

$61,004 - $86,503 Range

IES Communications
3.4

IES Communications

Communications Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $34

$16

$34

$16 - $34 Range

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Lockheed Martin
4.2

Lockheed Martin

Communications Technician

$51,730

 /yr
Range: $47K - $58K

$47K

$58K

$47,441 - $58,333 Range

State of Ohio
3.7

State of Ohio

Communications Technician

$50,877

 /yr
Range: $48K - $52K

$48K

$52K

$48,158 - $51,913 Range

US Marine Corps
3.9

US Marine Corps

Communications Technician

$36,851

 /yr
Range: $31K - $181K

$31K

$181K

$30,816 - $180,772 Range

State of Washington
3.4

State of Washington

Communications Technician

$52,505

 /yr
Range: $49K - $56K

$49K

$56K

$49,076 - $56,016 Range

Time Warner Cable
3.2

Time Warner Cable

Communications Technician

$49,752

 /yr
Range: $45K - $55K

$45K

$55K

$44,903 - $55,167 Range

Sodexo
3.5

Sodexo

Communications Technician

$51,757

 /yr
Range: $48K - $58K

$48K

$58K

$47,679 - $58,387 Range

UC Synergetic
2.9

UC Synergetic

Communications Technician

$55,585

 /yr
Range: $31K - $60K

$31K

$60K

$30,502 - $60,288 Range

Honeywell
3.7

Honeywell

Communications Technician

$55,261

 /yr
Range: $53K - $61K

$53K

$61K

$52,969 - $60,756 Range

CN
3.4

CN

Communications Technician

$69,125

 /yr
Range: $67K - $88K

$67K

$88K

$66,602 - $88,448 Range

Verizon
3.9

Verizon

Communications Technician

$78,003

 /yr
Range: $72K - $98K

$72K

$98K

$71,704 - $98,497 Range

Xfinity
3.7

Xfinity

Communications Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $24

$16

$24

$16 - $24 Range

Ferguson Enterprises
3.7

Ferguson Enterprises

Communications Technician

$51,293

 /yr
Range: $49K - $52K

$49K

$52K

$49,455 - $52,227 Range

DriveTime Automotive Group
3.8

DriveTime Automotive Group

Communications Technician

$51,988

 /yr
Range: $50K - $54K

$50K

$54K

$50,111 - $54,313 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Communications Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Communications Technician is $52,674 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Communications Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 485 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Communications Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Communications Technician in United States is $92,368 per year.

The lowest salary for a Communications Technician in United States is $30,038 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent communications technician salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$83,000
per year
A VIP Communications Technician in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $83,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
A Communications Technician in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$22
hourly
A Police Communications Technician in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$85,126
per year
A Communication Technician in the Modesto, CA Area area reported making $85,126 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Modesto, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Communications Technician in the Olympia, WA Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Olympia, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$29,000
per year
A Radio Communications Technician in the Lubbock, TX Area area reported making $29,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lubbock, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$65,000
per year
A Communication Technician in the Lancaster, PA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Lancaster, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$63,845
per year
A Communication Technician in the Richmond, VA Area area reported making $63,845 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Richmond, VA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$60,000
per year
A 25a Signal Officer in the Clarksville, TN Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Clarksville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government