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Furnace Cleaner Salary

$33,622 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Furnace Cleaner is $33,622 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Furnace Cleaner is between $25,756 and $40,054. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Furnace Cleaner. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Cleans fire pots, ducts, vents, registers, air chambers, and filter screens of domestic furnaces: scrapes soot and ash from fire pot and smoke chambers, using scraper and wire brush.
  • Cleans filter screens, using solvent.
  • Removes dust-clogged air filters and places clean filters into brackets.
  • Brushes and washes dust from air chamber and ducts, using wire or fiber brush.
  • Removes loose soot, ash, and dust, using hand scoop and portable vacuum cleaner.
  • Examines seams of furnace section for defects, such as cracks, and reports defects to customer or furnace repairer.
  • May extract dust from ducts and jackets, using vacuum equipment.
  • May tighten nuts, bolts, and screws on furnace, using handtools.
Furnace Cleaner Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Job family population: 373,290

Estimated population of Furnace Cleaner jobs: 7,044

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

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May 23
Odessa, TX, USA
Grabeth Sales and Service, LLC
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$12.31 hourly Immediate Janitorial Openings at Georgia Tech
May 31
Atlanta, GA, USA
Staffing Agency
Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. Duties may include tending furnace and boiler, performing routine maintenance ...
Maintenance Technician- Daybreak Place/Gardens Apartments
Jun 17
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Shelton Residential
... cleaning, carpet repair & replacement, roofing, furnace and air conditioning repair. 3. Excellent customer service skills. 4. Good interpersonal skills and the ability to interact effectively with ...
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