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Chimney Sweep Salary
in Maryland, United States

$24,515 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Chimney Sweep is $24,515 a year and $12 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Chimney Sweep is between $21,007 and $28,306. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Chimney Sweep. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Cleans soot from chimneys: removes pipe connecting furnace to flue, using handtools.
  • Cleans soot from chimney pit, using vacuum cleaner that automatically discharges into receptacle mounted on truck.
  • Cleans connecting pipes with brush, replaces pipe, and seals joints with cement.
  • Closes fireplace openings and other outlets to clean chimney from above.
  • Lowers weighted bag down flue, withdraws bag which expands and scrapes soot from lining of chimney.
  • Empties bag and inspects interior of chimney to ensure completion of cleaning process, using reflecting light of mirror.
  • May make oral or written reports to request services of chimney repairer.
  • May brush interior of chimney, boilers, and furnaces.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Chimney Sweep Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Chimney Sweep
Oct 2
Elkridge, MD, USA
Day or Night Home & Hearth Services
Full Time Residential Fireplace Service and Installer- Flexible hours available! Set your own schedule. SIGN on BONUS $2,500.00 DAY or NIGHT is a Home and Hearth company located in Hanover, MD that ...