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Meter reader salary in United States

How much does a Meter Reader make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $16.55
Low $12.54
High $21.85
Non-cash benefit
Health insurance

The average salary for a meter reader is $16.55 per hour in the United States. 1.2k salaries reported, updated at September 25, 2023

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Top companies for Meter Readers in United States

  1. Olameter
    305 reviews89 salaries reported
    $18.73per hour
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Highest paying cities for Meter Readers near United States

  1. Mountlake Terrace, WA
    $23.81 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. Louisville, KY
    $21.56 per hour
    14 salaries reported
  3. Columbia, SC
    $16.97 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Fort Worth, TX
    $16.29 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  2. Rochester, MN
    $16.26 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Huntsville, AL
    $15.80 per hour
    29 salaries reported
  1. Newport News, VA
    $15.40 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  2. Lexington, KY
    $15.29 per hour
    25 salaries reported
  3. Morgantown, WV
    $14.28 per hour
    7 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Meter Readers

  • Health insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 451 ratings

53% of Meter Readers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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