Meter reader earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Meter reader salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $52,840
Alabama $36,380
Arkansas $28,410
Arizona $48,770
California $58,200
Colorado $59,870
Connecticut $59,620
Delaware $64,240
Florida $33,310
Georgia $33,490
Hawaii $51,790
Iowa $47,040
Idaho $54,160
Illinois $53,110
Indiana $39,800
Kansas $43,820
Kentucky $34,460
Louisiana $26,390
Massachusetts $61,120
Maryland $40,850
Maine $32,890
Michigan $43,600
Minnesota $57,790
Missouri $38,380
Mississippi $29,560
Montana $54,730
North Carolina $37,260
North Dakota $36,970
Nebraska $46,040
New Hampshire $60,720
New Jersey $45,210
New Mexico $36,660
Nevada $59,380
New York $55,050
Ohio $44,680
Oklahoma $30,440
Oregon $48,970
Pennsylvania $52,090
Puerto Rico $44,010
South Carolina $36,060
South Dakota $35,730
Tennessee $39,180
Texas $30,110
Utah $49,000
Virginia $36,550
Vermont $51,540
Washington $47,470
Wisconsin $58,130
West Virginia $37,830
Wyoming $44,190

How do meter reader salaries compare to similar careers?

Meter readers earn about the same as related careers in Arizona. On average, they make less than energy brokers but more than insurance sales agents.

Career Median Salary
Energy broker salary $47K
Private detective salary $52K
Police officer salary $51K
Clergy salary $49K
Insurance appraiser salary $50K
Meter reader salary $49K
Librarian salary $45K
Social worker salary $46K
Postal service clerk salary $48K
Insurance sales agent salary $46K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)