(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Sanitary Landfill Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$49,104 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$1,345

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sanitary Landfill Operator is $49,104 a year and $24 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Sanitary Landfill Operator is between $36,666 and $59,445. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:
 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward

Job Summary

Description:
  • Performs any combination of following duties to dispose of solid waste materials at landfill site: operates heavy equipment, such as bulldozer, front-end loader, and compactor, to excavate landfill site, transport solid waste materials, and to spread and compact layers of waste and earth cover.
  • Directs incoming vehicles to dumping area.
  • Examines cargo to prohibit disposal of caustic waste, according to government regulations.
  • Sprays poisons and other specified chemicals over waste material to control disease carrying pests.
  • Drives truck to distribute oil or water over landfill to control dust.
  • Weighs vehicles entering and leaving site and collects dumping fees.
Sanitary Landfill Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators

Job family population: 365,300

Estimated population of Sanitary Landfill Operator jobs: 19,569

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$56,924
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About New York-Manhattan, New York

New York-Manhattan Cost of Living Score:

Sanitary Landfill Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

No listings found
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
;
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources