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Steam Cleaner Salary

$30,863 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Steam Cleaner is $30,863 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Steam Cleaner is between $23,894 and $36,516. 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 engines, bodies, and chassis of automotive vehicles, using high pressure steam hose and detergent solution: starts boiler to generate steam.
  • Sprays steam and detergent solution over vehicle chassis, engine, or parts, to remove dirt and grease.
  • Lowers engine or chassis parts into tank of detergent solution, by hand or by use of hoist, to clean inaccessible surfaces.
  • Scrapes off adherent grime and grease, using wire brush or putty knife.
  • May spray vehicle body with steam and caustic compound to remove paint.
  • May clean forging dies and be designated steam-clean-machine operator.
Steam Cleaner Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Job family population: 373,290

Estimated population of Steam 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...

Steam Cleaner Job Listings for United States

Steam Cleaner
Apr 30
Seattle, WA, USA
ITS Conglobal
The Steam Cleaner is responsible for steam cleaning cargo containers and refrigerated containers. Responsibilities Steam Cleaner * Cleans up of shop areas, office areas, and yard areas * Steam Cleans ...
Carpet Cleaning Manager
Jun 2
Pleasant Grove, UT, USA
Ultra Steam Cleaning Systems inc.
We do follow a clean cut policy. Job Type: Full-time Salary: $34,000.00 to $46,000.00 /year
Carpet cleaning technician
Apr 22
San Diego, CA, USA
SoCal Steam Clean
We are seeking a cleaning technician with AT LEAST one year of carpet, upholstery and tile cleaning experience to join our team and uphold our commitment to excellent service and attention to detail.
Jun 18
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Sparrow Company
Must know how to operate floor scrubbers and steam cleaners. d. Be able to work with various janitorial products and equipment. VIII. Essential Functions a. Courteous, professional and business-like ...
Industrial Cleaner - 4626751
Jun 13
Montgomery, AL, USA
Automation Personnel Services
Cleaners use a range of cleaning products and equipment, including mops, brushes, electric scrubbers, polishers and steam cleaners. Requirements: -Background and Drug Testing is required. -Must be 18 ...
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