What is the average salary for a Meter Reader?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Meter Reader is $39,080. Salaries start from $21,450 and go up to $61,200. Please note that the average salary for a Meter Reader may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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Highest

The top 10% of Meter Readers in United States earn:

$61,200
Senior

The top 25% of Meter Readers in United States earn:

$49,430
Experienced

The middle 50% of Meter Readers in United States earn:

$36,410
Junior

The bottom 25% of Meter Readers in United States earn:

$27,040
Starting

The bottom 10% of Meter Readers in United States earn:

$21,450

Historical salary

Meter Reader salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Meter Reader Salary in Massachusetts 59,010 1
Meter Reader Salary in Connecticut 58,390 2
Meter Reader Salary in New York 51,210 3
Meter Reader Salary in New Hampshire 50,560 4
Meter Reader Salary in Alaska 50,330 5
Meter Reader Salary in California 49,850 6
Meter Reader Salary in Nevada 49,110 7
Meter Reader Salary in New Jersey 49,090 8
Meter Reader Salary in Washington 47,770 9
Meter Reader Salary in Wisconsin 47,490 10
Meter Reader Salary in Hawaii 47,430 11
Meter Reader Salary in Montana 47,130 12
Meter Reader Salary in Pennsylvania 46,340 13
Meter Reader Salary in Minnesota 46,280 14
Meter Reader Salary in North Dakota 45,890 15
Meter Reader Salary in Delaware 45,790 16
Meter Reader Salary in Maryland 45,310 17
Meter Reader Salary in Colorado 44,850 18
Meter Reader Salary in Arizona 44,810 19
Meter Reader Salary in Wyoming 43,980 20
Meter Reader Salary in Illinois 43,620 21
Meter Reader Salary in Oregon 43,530 22
Meter Reader Salary in Utah 43,480 23
Meter Reader Salary in Idaho 42,270 24
Meter Reader Salary in Vermont 40,870 25
Meter Reader Salary in Missouri 40,800 26
Meter Reader Salary in Ohio 40,730 27
Meter Reader Salary in Rhode Island 40,250 28
Meter Reader Salary in United States 39,080 29
Meter Reader Salary in Virginia 37,230 30
Meter Reader Salary in Puerto Rico 37,150 31
Meter Reader Salary in Tennessee 36,210 32
Meter Reader Salary in Indiana 35,900 33
Meter Reader Salary in Nebraska 35,550 34
Meter Reader Salary in South Dakota 35,290 35
Meter Reader Salary in Alabama 35,040 36
Meter Reader Salary in Iowa 34,680 37
Meter Reader Salary in Kansas 33,910 38
Meter Reader Salary in South Carolina 33,710 39
Meter Reader Salary in Maine 33,480 40
Meter Reader Salary in Oklahoma 33,440 41
Meter Reader Salary in New Mexico 32,800 42
Meter Reader Salary in Florida 32,530 43
Meter Reader Salary in Georgia 32,460 44
Meter Reader Salary in North Carolina 31,590 45
Meter Reader Salary in Kentucky 31,260 46
Meter Reader Salary in Arkansas 30,770 47
Meter Reader Salary in Michigan 30,740 48
Meter Reader Salary in Texas 28,750 49
Meter Reader Salary in West Virginia 28,260 50
Meter Reader Salary in Mississippi 27,770 51
Meter Reader Salary in Louisiana 27,610 52

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics