Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Gas Meter Technician is $23.33
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Gas Meter Technicians?
An entry-level Gas Meter Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.12 based on 6 salaries. An early career Gas Meter Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.64 based on 31 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Gas Meter Technicians Do?
Residences and commercial buildings that use gas (such as for furnaces, hot water heaters and kitchen ranges) have a gas meter installed on the exterior. This allows the utility company delivering the gas to monitor and bill for usage. A gas meter technician installs these meters, as well as inspects them for proper installation and ensures that the location of meters allows safe access for manual readings. The technician also helps install any upgrades and performs repairs on malfunctioning …Read more