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Field Mechanical Meter Tester Salary
in Montana, United States

$40,567 (USD)

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Last updated: March 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Field Mechanical Meter Tester is $40,567 a year and $20 an hour in Montana, United States. The average salary range for a Field Mechanical Meter Tester is between $30,127 and $49,235. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Montana, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Installs, tests, and maintains mechanical metering, regulating, indicating, and testing instruments and equipment used in production and distribution of gas: tests, installs, and maintains gas, steam, and water instruments and apparatus, such as meters, governors, calorimeters, flowmeters, and pyrometers used in gas generating plants, holders, and distribution lines gas-regulator repairer; instrument mechanic.
  • Installs, tests, and maintains mechanical testing equipment, such as gas provers.
  • Conducts physical tests on gas, steam, and water.
  • Correlates test data, performs technical calculations, and writes reports.
Field Mechanical Meter Tester Job Prevalence in Montana, United States

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

Job family population: 47,700

Estimated population of Field Mechanical Meter Tester jobs: 857

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Field Mechanical Meter Tester Job Listings for Montana, United States

API Inspector (510/570)
Feb 6
Great Falls, MT, USA
SCC Inspection
Perform construction monitoring on mechanical equipment to insure conformance with specifications ... testing methods * AWS certified welding inspector is preferred * Experience with field construction ...
Temporary Gas Fitter Operator - Hardin
Mar 11
Hardin, Montana, USA
MDU Resources Group, Inc.
... equivalent field experience acceptable to the Company. Requires a strong mechanical aptitude ... testing and background checks. • Approximate start date 4/29/19
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