Meter Reader

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Median Average:
$58,344
Meter Reader in Australia median base salary $58,344/yr. Information is based on 308 Meter Reader jobs advertised between August 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Meter Reader earn in Australia? The average salary of Meter Reader is $58,344 in Australia
$58,344 /yr
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Average $58,344
Range $50K - $60K
Last updated August 13 2022
The average pay range for Meter Reader is between $50K and $60K. Salaries vary from a low of $30K up to $80K per year. The average number of Meter Reader roles advertised per month is 41 in Australia between August 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Meter Reader? The most common skills required for a Meter Reader are:
Electricity Electricity Electricity Construction Electricity Building Electricity Driving Construction Electricity Engineering Driving Electrical Driving Electrical Electricity Engineering Construction Electricity Army Art Construction Driving Electricity Art Cement Construction Counselling Design Driving
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These skills are most commonly found in Meter Reader job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated July 31 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Power Generation & Distribution roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Power Generation & Distribution roles. See what salaries they paid for Power Generation & Distribution in Australia. See how they compare to the average Power Generation & Distribution salary of $58,344.
Skilltech
Sydney (61%), Brisbane (10%), Canberra (8%), Newcastle (6%) +5 others
1,715

$50K-$49K

(($8,529))

$50K-$49K
(($8,529))
Service Stream Limited
Adelaide (41%), Melbourne (22%), Perth (21%), Brisbane (15%) +2 others
780

$58K-$58K

($168)

$58K-$58K
($168)
UASG
Sydney (58%), Newcastle (15%), Brisbane (14%), Adelaide (10%) +4 others
685

$36K-$46K

(($16,922))

$36K-$46K
(($16,922))
Skilltech A Downer Company
Sydney (65%), Newcastle (12%), Adelaide (6%), Brisbane (6%) +3 others
616

$39K-$49K

(($13,372))

$39K-$49K
(($13,372))
Service Stream Group
Brisbane (34%), Perth (25%), Adelaide (21%), Melbourne (20%)
495

$48K-$58K

(($4,556))

$48K-$58K
(($4,556))
Last Updated April 29 2022
How many years does it take to become a Meter Reader?
Most candidates undertake an average of 0 years Mining, Resources & Energy prior to being appointed as a Meter Reader.
Average Mining, Resources & Energy required to become a Meter Reader
Last updated August 18 2022
Most candidates have on average 8 years working experience prior to becoming a Meter Reader.
Average Mining, Resources & Energy required to become a Meter Reader
Last updated August 18 2022
Where are Meter Reader in Australia sourced from?
Meter Reader are sourced from
these companies
Endeavour Energy
Energex
Essential Energy
Meter Reader are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
University of Adelaide
University of Canberra
University of New South Wales
University of Wollongong
Last updated August 13 2022
Where are most Meter Reader roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 21 / 14%
Adelaide 17 / 11%
Brisbane 17 / 11%
Perth 16 / 11%
Gold Coast 13 / 9%
Last updated August 13 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Meter Reader?
Cairns ($65K)
Wollongong ($63K)
Gold Coast ($61K)
Perth ($58K)
Adelaide ($57K)
Last updated August 13 2022