Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Meter Readers (Utilities): Jobs, Career, Salary and Education Information
Meter Readers (Utilities)
Top 3 meter readers Jobs
- Louisville, KY
Olameter Corporation has been in the utility business for over 30 years and looks forward to continuous growth in the years to come.
- Alexander Contract Services
- Irvine, CA
The available position is to record usage of water meters through an electronic handheld device.
No experience necessary; we will teach
Part-time Meter Reader
- Ephrata Borough
- Ephrata, PA
LancasterOnline.com. Category: Installation & Maintenance, Keywords: Meter
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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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