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 12% less than similar careers in Puerto Rico. On average, they make less than detectives but more than librarians.

Career Median Salary
Detective salary $49K
Postal service worker salary $57K
Postal service clerk salary $57K
Underwriter salary $42K
Sign language interpreter salary $46K
Meter reader salary $44K
Private detective salary $42K
Insurance appraiser salary $35K
Arbitrator salary $36K
Librarian salary $36K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)