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What is the average salary for Meter Readers in the United States?

Meter Readers earn an average hourly wage of $19.22. Hourly wages typically start from $10.52 and go up to $29.89. Meter Readers earn an average salary of $39,970 per year. Salaries typically start from $21,880 and go up to $62,170.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

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

$29.89 an hour $62,170 per year
Senior

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

$24.26 an hour $50,450 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Meter Readers in the United States earn:

$18.07 an hour $37,580 per year
Junior

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

$13.27 an hour $27,610 per year
Starting

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

$10.52 an hour $21,880 per year

Historical salary for Meter Readers in the United States

Meter Reader salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Meter Reader Salary in Connecticut $28.45 $59,170 # 1
Meter Reader Salary in Nevada $26.52 $55,150 # 2
Meter Reader Salary in Massachusetts $25.82 $53,710 # 3
Meter Reader Salary in California $25.16 $52,330 # 4
Meter Reader Salary in Montana $24.92 $51,830 # 5
Meter Reader Salary in New York $24.84 $51,660 # 6
Meter Reader Salary in Wisconsin $24.50 $50,960 # 7
Meter Reader Salary in Alaska $23.75 $49,400 # 8
Meter Reader Salary in Delaware $23.52 $48,920 # 9
Meter Reader Salary in New Jersey $23.06 $47,970 # 10
Meter Reader Salary in Pennsylvania $22.99 $47,810 # 11
Meter Reader Salary in North Dakota $22.70 $47,220 # 12
Meter Reader Salary in New Hampshire $22.56 $46,920 # 13
Meter Reader Salary in Washington $22.48 $46,750 # 14
Meter Reader Salary in Minnesota $22.46 $46,720 # 15
Meter Reader Salary in Colorado $22.26 $46,310 # 16
Meter Reader Salary in Arizona $21.90 $45,550 # 17
Meter Reader Salary in Maryland $21.78 $45,300 # 18
Meter Reader Salary in Hawaii $21.39 $44,480 # 19
Meter Reader Salary in Illinois $21.21 $44,110 # 20
Meter Reader Salary in Oregon $20.97 $43,620 # 21
Meter Reader Salary in Wyoming $20.46 $42,550 # 22
Meter Reader Salary in Missouri $20.41 $42,460 # 23
Meter Reader Salary in Utah $20.27 $42,150 # 24
Meter Reader Salary in Ohio $19.46 $40,470 # 25
Meter Reader Salary in Vermont $19.31 $40,160 # 26
Meter Reader Salary in Nebraska $19.18 $39,890 # 27
Meter Reader Salary in Rhode Island $19.10 $39,720 # 28
Meter Reader Salary in Idaho $19.06 $39,640 # 29
Meter Reader Salary in Virginia $18.65 $38,800 # 30
Meter Reader Salary in Indiana $18.13 $37,710 # 31
Meter Reader Salary in Tennessee $17.78 $36,990 # 32
Meter Reader Salary in Iowa $17.44 $36,270 # 33
Meter Reader Salary in South Dakota $17.23 $35,840 # 34
Meter Reader Salary in Alabama $16.55 $34,420 # 35
Meter Reader Salary in South Carolina $16.53 $34,380 # 36
Meter Reader Salary in New Mexico $16.43 $34,160 # 37
Meter Reader Salary in Kansas $16.29 $33,890 # 38
Meter Reader Salary in Maine $16.21 $33,720 # 39
Meter Reader Salary in North Carolina $16.04 $33,360 # 40
Meter Reader Salary in Georgia $15.64 $32,540 # 41
Meter Reader Salary in Arkansas $15.46 $32,150 # 42
Meter Reader Salary in Florida $15.33 $31,880 # 43
Meter Reader Salary in Oklahoma $14.95 $31,100 # 44
Meter Reader Salary in West Virginia $14.93 $31,040 # 45
Meter Reader Salary in Texas $14.41 $29,970 # 46
Meter Reader Salary in Kentucky $14.05 $29,230 # 47
Meter Reader Salary in Louisiana $13.87 $28,850 # 48
Meter Reader Salary in Mississippi $13.47 $28,010 # 49
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics