Lineman Salary in the United States

How much does a Lineman make in the United States? The average Lineman salary in the United States is $77,127 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $72,019 and $79,052. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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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 2019 Salary.com)

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