Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Meter Readers, Utilities (43-5041)

Read meter and record consumption of electricity, gas, water, or steam.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 53 53 0 2 3 5
United States 34200 30200 0.0 1400 1800 2800
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 22.19 12.69 15.43 20.16 28.10 35.37
Alaska 31.83 18.09 21.78 29.08 39.42 50.95

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.