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Tank Cleaner Salary
in Delaware, United States

$29,928 (USD)

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The average pay for a Tank Cleaner is $29,928 a year and $14 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Tank Cleaner is between $23,261 and $35,318. 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Tank Cleaner Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Local CDL A Hazmat Tanker Truck Drivers - Home Most Nights - 100% Company Paid Benefits!!
Nov 16
Lacys Express
Seeking Semi-Local CDL A Truck Drivers with Hazmat & Tanker Experience **Located In Pedrickstown ... Clean PSP/CSA * A TWIC Card is Preferred * Must pass USDOT Physical as well as Drug and Alcohol ...
CDL A Tanker Hazmat Company Drivers and Owner Operators (Wilmington)
Sep 1
Quality Distribution
... Clean DOT Inspection Bonus Company Driver Incentive: -$12,000 SIGN ON BONUS -Hourly pay $24.00 ... Tanker required -Willing to obtain your TWIC -Tanker Experience not required- Will will train you ...
Move Captain
Oct 6
Newark, DE, USA
Paxton Ave LLC
MUST possess a valid drivers license with clean driving record. * MUST be able to lift up to 75 ... As Seen on Oprah, ABC's Shark Tank, HGTV's HouseHunters and more... With 60+ franchise locations ...
Oct 4
New Castle County, DE, USA
New Castle County Government
Inspects, cleans, lubricates, changes oil, and makes minor repairs on equipment; * Performs the ... Endorsements to the CDL-A license regarding air brakes, tank vehicles, and hazardous materials may ...
CDL Driver
Oct 2
Bear, United States
Reybold Group
... clean and well maintained + Assist in operating hoses and performing basic labor work Qualified Candidates must possess: + Valid CDL License (Class A or Class B) with Tanker endorsement + Safe ...