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 Oregon. On average, they make less than highway maintenance workers but more than financial clerks.

Career Median Salary
Highway maintenance worker salary $51K
Sign language interpreter salary $50K
Substance abuse social worker salary $46K
Wedding planner salary $46K
Event planner salary $46K
Meter reader salary $49K
Hazardous materials removal worker salary $41K
Garbage collector salary $45K
Aesthetician salary $39K
Financial clerk salary $41K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)