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Electric Meter Installer Helper Salary
in Idaho, United States

$30,686 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Electric Meter Installer Helper is $30,686 a year and $15 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for an Electric Meter Installer Helper is between $23,475 and $36,618. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists electrical workers in installation, maintenance, and repair of electric-power generation and distribution equipment, underground cables, and related facilities, performing any combination of following tasks: places barricades around open manholes and excavations, and below crewmembers working overhead to protect workers and public from injury.
  • Digs trenches, places shoring, and lowers tools and materials to workers in excavations and vaults.
  • Positions reels of electric cable along side trench or manhole, and guides cable as it is pulled into ducts to prevent damage to lead sheath.
  • Breaks up concrete to facilitate installation or repair of equipment, using airhammer.
  • Rigs scaffolds and hoists, and helps move heavy machine parts to assist in assembly and repair of generators, converters, switchgear, and related equipment at generating station or substation, as directed.
  • May drive truck.
  • May trim trees and clear undergrowth along right-of-way.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
  • May be designated according to worker assisted as cable installer-repairer helper; duct-layer helper; electrician helper, powerhouse; electric-meter-installer helper; wirer helper.
Electric Meter Installer Helper Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Helpers--Electricians

Job family population: 72,580

Estimated population of Electric Meter Installer Helper jobs: 11,514

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Electric Meter Installer Helper Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Feb 9
Boise, ID, USA
Mutual Target Associates, Inc.
... National Electric Code (NEC) is required, and have knowledge of the International Energy ... Inspects completed installations to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications
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