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Sweeper Operator Highways Salary
in Idaho, United States

$25,855 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sweeper Operator Highways is $25,855 a year and $12 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Sweeper Operator Highways is between $20,174 and $30,406. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Sweeper Operator Highways. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Drives sweeping machine that cleans streets of trash and other accumulations: fills water tank of machine from hydrant.
  • Drives sweeper along street near curb.
  • Moves controls to activate rotary brushes and water spray so that machine automatically picks up dust and trash from paved street and deposits it in dirt trap at rear of machine.
  • Pulls lever to dump refuse in piles at curb for removal.
  • May be employed by industrial plant, shopping center, or other establishment to drive modified sweeper through parking lots, factory aisles, or along private roads and be designated power-sweeper operator.
  • May drive machine that sucks leaves into vacuum chamber and be designated leaf-sucker operator.
  • May drive vehicle equipped with rotating brushes to remove sand and litter from newly constructed highways and be designated sweeper operator, highways.
Sweeper Operator Highways Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Highway Maintenance Workers

Job family population: 146,580

Estimated population of Sweeper Operator Highways jobs: 45,913

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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