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Alternate Job Titles: Lineman, Line Repairman

What is the average annual salary for Lineman?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Lineman may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Lineman in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Lineman in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Lineman in the United States is $71,451 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Lineman in the United States are expected to make less than $71,451.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $71,451
  • 10%$61,584
  • 25%$66,286
  • 75%$73,628
  • 90%$75,610

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Job Description for Lineman

Constructs, maintains, and inspects transmission and distribution of electrical or power lines. Ensures that the circuits are effective and safe for customer use. Removes power lines that are damanged. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with at least 2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. May have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under general supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervis or manager. View Lineman job description

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Categories:  Construction and Installation, Facilities, Maintenance, and Repair, Skilled and Trades

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

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