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Water Meter Installer Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$46,622 (USD)

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The average pay for a Water Meter Installer is $46,622 a year and $22 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Water Meter Installer is between $35,003 and $56,252. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Installs watermeters in consumer establishments, using handtools: turns mainline valve to close waterflow through line.
  • Disconnects water pipe and connects watermeter to outlet and inlet pipe unions, using wrench.
  • Examines pipes to detect leaks and informs consumer to close faucets.
  • Opens mainline valve to admit waterflow into building.
  • Records meter readings meter reader.
  • May install and repair water system pipes and accessories, using equipment such as pneumatic jackhammer and plumber's handtools.
Water Meter Installer Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

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

Job family population: 47,700

Estimated population of Water Meter Installer jobs: 2,507

Rate of error: 2.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Water Meter Installer Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Construction Inspector
Apr 18
Short Hills, United States
American Water Company
Complete the installation of facilities including, but not limited to, water services, main ... Obtain and record meter readings to insure accurate billing of customers' accounts. * May assist or ...
Supervisor of Water/Wastewater Operations (2850-110)
Mar 21
Edison, United States
Infilco Degremont
... installation, maintenance and repair of meters * Analyze meter reading data and take corrective ... water and sewer systems * Ability to work with and handle chemicals * Knowledge of electrical ...
Mar 24
Brooklyn, NY, USA
ONE15 Brooklyn Marina
Perform electrical and water meter readings at slip pedestals and report readings. * Insure that no slip holder installs, secures or attaches items to the pier, bulkhead, light poles, pedestals or ...
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