Cable television service and maintenance technicians

National Occupation Code (NOC): 7247  ·  Browse All Occupations

Cable television service technicians install, maintain and repair cable and satellite television and Internet signal and associated equipment in homes and commercial buildings. Cable television maintenance technicians maintain and repair cable television transmission and distribution systems and associated hardware. They are employed by cable and satellite television companies.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Apprentice CATV (community Antenna Television) Technician
  • Apprentice Community Antenna Television (CATV) Technician
  • Cable Television Installation Technician
  • Cable Television Installer
  • Cable Television Maintenance Technician
  • Cable Television Service Installation Technician
  • Cable Television Technician
  • Cablevision Servicer
  • CATV (community Antenna Television) Installation Technician - Telecommunications
  • CATV (community Antenna Television) Maintenance Technician
  • CATV (community Antenna Television) Service Installation Technician - Telecommunications
  • CATV (community Antenna Television) Technician - Cable Television
  • CATV (community Antenna Television) Technician - Telecommunications
  • CATV Technician
  • Community Antenna Television (CATV) Installation Technician - Telecommunications
  • Community Antenna Television (CATV) Maintenance Technician
  • Community Antenna Television (CATV) Service Installation Technician - Telecommunications
  • Community Antenna Television (CATV) Technician - Cable Television
  • Community Antenna Television (CATV) Technician - Telecommunications
  • DBS (direct Broadcast Satellite) Technician - Cable Television
  • Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS) Technician - Cable Television
  • Electronics Apprentice - Community Antenna Television
  • Head End Technician - Cable Television
  • Installation Service Technician - Cable Television
  • Satellite Television Technician
  • Television Cable Servicer
  • Television Receive Only (TVRO) Technician
  • TVRO (television Receive Only) Technician
  • Cable Television Installation Technician
  • Cable Television Installer
  • Cable Television Maintenance Technician
  • Cablevision Servicer
  • CATV Technician
  • Direct Broadcast Satellite (DBS) Technician - Cable Television

Requried Skills for Cable television service and maintenance technicians

  • Customer Service
  • English Language
  • Installation
  • Internet Services
  • Management
  • Networking Hardware
  • Phone Support
  • Problem Solving
  • Radio Frequency
  • Reliability
  • Work Order
  • Written English

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for cable television service and maintenance technicians.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for cable television service and maintenance technicians.

Gender Median Income
Male $0
Female $0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (2 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for cable television service and maintenance technicians.

$45,000.00
Lowest Observed
$49,000.00
Highest Observed
$45,000.00
25th Percentile
$47,000.00
Average
$47,000.00
Median
$49,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for cable television service and maintenance technicians

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 0
35 to 44 years 0
45 to 54 years 0
55 to 64 years 0
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for cable television service and maintenance technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 0
Part Time 10
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for cable television service and maintenance technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 15
Female 0
Total 15
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for cable television service and maintenance technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 10
Self Employed 0
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for cable television service and maintenance technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 10
Unemployed 0
Total 10
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for cable television service and maintenance technicians. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 10
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 0
Total 15
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Required Skills for Cable television service and maintenance technicians

  • Customer Service
  • English Language
  • Installation
  • Internet Services
  • Management
  • Networking Hardware
  • Phone Support
  • Problem Solving
  • Radio Frequency
  • Reliability
  • Work Order
  • Written English

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