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Waste Chopper Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$40,356 (USD)

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The average pay for a Waste Chopper is $40,356 a year and $19 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Waste Chopper is between $31,199 and $48,240. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Waste Chopper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Feeds or off bears machine that chops waste thread into lengths for use in making wiping rags: deposits handfuls of loose thread on belt that conveys material to cutting blades.
  • Removes tangles from blades, using scissors or knife.
  • May pack material into containers preparatory to baling.
  • May feed or off bear machine equipped with mechanism that compresses waste into mats following cutting operation.
Waste Chopper Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Waste Chopper jobs: 175

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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