(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.

Sanitation Worker Salary

$33,771 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$483

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 14, 2019

The average pay for a Sanitation Worker is $33,771 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Sanitation Worker is between $25,904 and $40,230. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Sanitation Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:

Get a free Salary Report tailored to your job title, experience and location

 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Description:
  • Collects refuse on designated route within municipality and dumps refuse from containers onto truck.
  • May be designated according to refuse collected as trash collector.
  • May drive truck garbage collector driver.
  • May start hoisting device that raises refuse bin attached to rear of truck and dumps contents into opening in enclosed truck body.
Sanitation Worker Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors

Job family population: 118,520

Estimated population of Sanitation Worker jobs: 113,034

Rate of error: 1.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$39,150
5 Year Change:
16 %
Customize:

Get a free Salary Report tailored to your job title, experience and location

 

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Skills data not available for this job

About United States

United States Cost of Living Score:

Sanitation Worker Job Listings for United States

Sanitation Worker
Dec 11
Union City, CA, USA
Empire Workforce Solutions
The Sanitation Associate is responsible for the proper sanitation and operation of all facility's areas and equipment. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Have a working knowledge of all plant's equipment ...
Sanitation Worker
Dec 5
Denver, CO, USA
SYGMA Network - Sanitation
SYGMA Sanitation JOB SUMMARY: To maintain the cleanliness and general maintenance of SYGMA ... Provides assistance to the warehouse department or to skilled workers involved in building or ...
Sanitation Worker
Nov 14
Ripon, CA, USA
Balance Staffing - Modesto
Ripon Company seeking Sanitation worker Candidates must be able to work all of the following: Night shift is 6 pm - 6 am 12 hour rotating night shift (B or D shifts) NIGHT - 12 hours 8 hour Sunday ...
Sanitation Worker
Nov 11
Santa Rosa, CA, USA
PeopleReady
Seeking Sanitation Worker for food manufacturing company. This position will perform standard cleaning procedures on food processing equipment and utensils and maintain the interior and exterior of ...
Sanitation Worker
Nov 6
Yountville, CA, USA
Star Staffing
Sanitation Worker Yountville, ca Our client is seeking the very best sanitation worker to assist with general cleanliness of the production and bottling department As a sanitation worker you'll be ...

The average pay for a Sanitation Worker is $33,771 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Sanitation Worker is between $25,904 and $40,230. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Sanitation Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo

Salaries By Location

Sanitation Worker
Sanitation Worker
Visit our white paper page

Download white papers like our popular quarterly national compensation forecast report.

Similar Job Titles

Sanitation Worker
Sanitation Worker
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources
Sanitation Worker
Dec 11
Union City, CA, USA
Empire Workforce Solutions
The Sanitation Associate is responsible for the proper sanitation and operation of all facility's areas and equipment. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Have a working knowledge of all plant's equipment ...
Sanitation Worker
Dec 5
Denver, CO, USA
SYGMA Network - Sanitation
SYGMA Sanitation JOB SUMMARY: To maintain the cleanliness and general maintenance of SYGMA ... Provides assistance to the warehouse department or to skilled workers involved in building or ...
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources