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Tank Cleaner Salary
in Delaware, United States

$30,021 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tank Cleaner is $30,021 a year and $14 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Tank Cleaner is between $23,333 and $35,427. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Tank Cleaner. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Cleans interiors of boilers, storage tanks, industrial processing tanks, kilns, and tank and refrigerator railroad cars to remove emulsion and incrustations, using shovels, squeegees, brooms, scrapers, hoses, water, and solvents: drains tank, connects hose to water or steam lines, and sprays walls, roof, and bottom of tank to flush residue, such as oil, acid, grease, and sludge through tank openings.
  • Scrapes and scrubs walls, using detergents, solvents, scrapers, and brushes to remove incrustations, scale, or deposits of coke or catalyst.
  • Sweeps up debris and shovels sludge into buckets or wheelbarrows or down chutes.
  • Removes chemical residues and other liquids from tank bottoms with squeegees or pump and suction hoses.
  • May dry tanks with wood shavings or portable air-drying equipment.
  • May test gas content of tanks.
  • May add specified chemicals to industrial tanks to maintain and replenish tank processing solutions.
  • May be designated according to type of tank cleaned as acid-tank cleaner; boiler cleaner; plating-tank cleaner; tank-car cleaner.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Tank Cleaner Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Medical Assistant
Jan 9
Newark, DE, USA
Just Kids Pediatrics
... tank and assist providers as requested in the event of an office emergency situation. 10. Record ... Perform cleaning of instruments used by providers and make use of the autoclave in suite B as ...
Apartment Maintenance Technician
Jan 16
Claymont, DE, USA
Career Strategies
... tanks, toilets, garbage disposals, dishwashers, water-dispensing refrigerators, and washing ... Also includes cleaning fixtures, floors and other surfaces in vacated units before new renters ...
CDL-A Company Driver Job - Lewes
Oct 24
Lewes, Delaware, USA
Prime Inc.
Owner-operators must have a 2015 or newer truck and clean driving records. Keep America Rolling ... CPM Tanker = $.48 CPM Company Driver Team Pay Refrigerated = $.47 CPM split Flatbed = $.45 CPM ...