How much does a Lineman make in the United States? The average Lineman salary in the United States is $80,463 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $75,112 and $82,468. 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 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Lineman do?
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Makes electrical connections between conductors and various types of equipment such as transformers, potheads, and terminal boxes.
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Diagnoses malfunctioning equipment and systems using test equipment.
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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 $75,112 to $82,468 with the average base salary of $80,463. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $76,679 to $83,509 with the average total cash compensation of $80,738.