What's the average salary for a person who installs Cable and Internet services in a person's home?

Also what kind of education or training do you need?

Asked By: AUCT!ON - 12/27/2006
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I am currently a lead technician for a midwest cable contractor. If you are wanting to get into the cable industry you have three main options. You can work directly for a major cable company as a technician and will normally be trained (on the job training) in a specific field of their installations, such as high... More
Answered By: namsug98 - 12/28/2006
Additional Answers (9)
My brother does this in St. Louis, MO and is pretty good at it. He's no slacker. He said that he pulled in 60K this year. But he has no insurance and has to buy his own tools plus provide the vehicle, insurance, and gas.
Answered By: matkay521225 - 12/27/2006
like 10 or 11 bucks an hour.
Answered By: Dork<3 - 12/27/2006
$10-$12 an hour !
Answered By: Big Jimi - 12/27/2006
Dish Network hires starting at 11/hr but they get alot of overtime.
Answered By: Miss Diana - 12/27/2006
My husband applied for a cable job, but declined to interview when he learned he would only get paid 9.75/hr. I think the position only required a high school degree but they like you to have some technical background... More
Answered By: April - 12/27/2006
first, you need a lot of training ( the cable man was lucky ) about 23 in hour
Answered By: blake t - 12/27/2006
I have a friend tht works for ntl and he earns bout £500 - 600 a WEEK!!!! he cud be lying but he also gets sum VERY weird offers if u no wot i mean :S errrrrr
Answered By: daniel w - 12/27/2006
10-12 bucks an hour. No schooling required, just On the Job Training, and a proficienty shown for it
Answered By: Lewis A - 12/27/2006
I beleive the answer is 12.75-15.00 and even higher if that person becomes certified.
Answered By: Chris C - 12/27/2006
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