How much does a Lineman make in the United States? The average Lineman salary in the United States is $78,818 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $73,589 and $80,783. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Lineman constructs, maintains, and inspects transmission and distribution of electrical or power lines. Ensures that the circuits are effective and safe for customer use. Being a Lineman removes power lines that are damaged. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent in the field or in a related area. Additionally, Lineman may have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Typically reports to a supervise or manager. To be a Lineman typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. May be entry level if some experience in the skill. Gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Lineman do?
Lineman in Albuquerque, NM
Installs or may assist in cable construction by testing and tracing circuits in power systems.
October 15, 2019
Performs various distribution duties by testing for and locating electrical trouble on circuits.
November 07, 2019
Performs construction duties by erecting and setting poles and towers.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Lineman in the United States. The base salary for Lineman ranges from $73,589 to $80,783 with the average base salary of $78,818. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $75,131 to $81,806 with the average total cash compensation of $79,089.