Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Meter Readers (Utilities): Jobs, Career, Salary and Education Information
Meter Readers (Utilities)
Top 3 meter reader Jobs
- West Covina, CA
Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics
Working knowledge of test equipment such as multi-meters, digital analyzers
- National Fuel Gas
- Erie, PA
We currently have the following positions available at our Erie Servicenter and in our Call Center located in Erie, PA.
Meter Reader I
- Tekmark Global Solutions
- Canton, OH
-Requires a high school diploma with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
-Has knowledge of commonly-used
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What Meter readers Do
Read meter and record consumption of electricity, gas, water, or steam.
Meter reader Salaries
- 2014 employment: 37,400
- May 2015 median annual wage: $38,510
Job Outlook for Meter readers
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: -6,700
- Growth rate: -18 percent (Decline)
How to Become a Meter reader
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.