Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Communications Equipment Operators: Career, Salary and Education Information
Communications Equipment Operators (all other)
What Communications equipment operators Do
All communications equipment operators not listed separately.
Communications equipment operator Salaries
- 2020 employment: 4,400
- May 2021 median annual wage: $47,000
Job Outlook for Communications equipment operators
Projected employment change, 2020-30:
- Number of new jobs: 600
- Growth rate: 14 percent (Faster than average)
How to Become a Communications equipment operator
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: Short-term on-the-job training
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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.