ACLARA Water Meter Installer - Austin Salary in the United States

How much does a Water Meter Installer - Austin make at companies like ACLARA in the United States? The average salary for Water Meter Installer - Austin at companies like ACLARA in the United States is $97,294 as of January 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $87,145 and $107,444. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities2


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What does a Water Meter Installer - Austin do at companies like ACLARA?

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Our 800 energy and utility customers across the globe ask us to solve complex challenges from making the power grid smarter, to delivering clear water, to empowering their customers to conserve energy. We’re a hardware, software and network engineering company building new solutions to hard problems. We’re big data gurus and in-the-field problem solvers.

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Aclara is looking for individuals to join our full-time meter installation team. The Meter Installers are responsible for safely and efficiently replacing water meters on residential or commercial property.


Essential Functions:

  • Check existing meter, install replacement meter, and perform final meter test
  • Accurately collect customer data and document the installations in writing and with handheld device
  • Perform any necessary meter box replacement & adjustment
  • Achieve specified standards of safety and quality of work.
  • Meet installation rate as established by the Project Manager


 Additional Responsibilities:

  • If necessary, some digging may need to be performed prior to meter replacement
  • Work closely with colleagues and superiors to maintain a professional environment




  • Previous working experience in the construction field (Water Operation, Electrical, Natural Gas Meters, Telecom, Solar, Cable Field Techs or HVAC). General field-based work experience will also be considered, unless otherwise noted
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Clear 3-year moving vehicle report
  • Available to work staggered shifts, if needed (Mon. to Thurs., Wed. to Sat; 10-hour days).
  • Willing and able to travel to various job sites
  • Comfortable interacting with customers while upholding Aclara SGS customer standards
  • Ability to use assigned tools properly and work within safety guidelines
  • Knowledge of/ability to work with technology, computers, and various software programs                                                                   


  • Previous experience installing or repairing electric, gas, and/or water meters

Physical Demand:

  • Physical ability to work in an outdoor environment, including, but not limited to: Walking, climbing, and stooping for up to 10 hours per day in all types of weather conditions
  • Use of full body to utilize shovels, grinders, and other hand-held/power tools as necessary

 Compensation & Benefits

  • $18.00/hour
  • Benefit eligibility, including medical, dental, and vision, after 90-day probationary period.
  • 401K enrollment eligibility (effective after 30 days of employment).
  • Holiday pay
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The chart shows total cash compensation for the ACLARA Water Meter Installer - Austin in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $87,145 to $107,444 with an average total cash compensation of $97,294. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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