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Electric Meter Tester Shop Salary
in Idaho, United States

$52,727 (USD)

Average Salary

$25/hr

Average Hourly

$960

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Electric Meter Tester Shop is $52,727 a year and $25 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for an Electric Meter Tester Shop is between $38,299 and $64,745. 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

Description:
  • Tests electric meters to detect cause of malfunctions and inaccuracy, and repairs meters: connects meter to test panel mounting standard meter and determines recording accuracy electric-meter tester.
  • Changes connections to test panel and observes whether parts, such as coils and magnet, function according to standard.
  • Adjusts test panel controls and observes dials to determine if meter's electrical readings are correct and turns setscrews to correct deviations.
  • Determines if meter gears mesh properly by tactile examination and tightens or loosens screws to make adjustments.
  • Adjusts timing mechanism on demand meters.
  • Makes minor repairs, such as replacing wornout screws, jewels, and registers, and routes meters needing major overhaul to electric-meter repairer.
  • May test accuracy of meters, using stroboscope to compare tested meter disk revolutions to those of standard.
  • May test relays relay tester.
  • May install and maintain test boards used to test function and accuracy of meters.
Electric Meter Tester Shop Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Control and Valve Installers and Repairers, Except Mechanical Door

Job family population: 47,700

Estimated population of Electric Meter Tester Shop jobs: 4,184

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$61,126
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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Skills

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