Telecommunications Engineering Specialists
Low Risk (21-40%): Jobs in this level have a limited risk of automation, as they demand a mix of technical and human-centric skills.
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Our visitors have voted that it's unclear if this occupation will be replaced. However, employees may be able to find reassurance in the automated risk level we have generated, which only shows 26% chance of automation.
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The number of 'Telecommunications Engineering Specialists' job openings is expected to rise 4.3% by 2031
Total employment, and estimated job openings
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.
In 2022, the median annual wage for 'Telecommunications Engineering Specialists' was $126,900, or $61.00 per hour
'Telecommunications Engineering Specialists' were paid 174.0% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310
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As of 2022 there were 173,920 people employed as Telecommunications Engineering Specialists within the United States.
This represents around 0.12% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 850 people are employed as Telecommunications Engineering Specialists.
Design or configure wired, wireless, and satellite communications systems for voice, video, and data services. Supervise installation, service, and maintenance.
SOC Code: 15-1241.01
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