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Waste Disposal Attendant Salary

$39,149 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$619

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 12, 2019

The average pay for a Waste Disposal Attendant is $39,149 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Waste Disposal Attendant is between $29,552 and $47,116. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Disposes of radioactive equipment and wastes, performing any combination of following duties: loads contaminated equipment and lead pigs of waste material onto truck, using forklift.
  • Drives truck to storage area and removes load.
  • Shovels specified quantities of ingredients into and tends concrete mixer.
  • Pours or shovels concrete into forms to make disposal coffins (containers).
  • Lifts contaminated equipment or wastes from lead pigs and places them in coffin, using stainless steel rods.
  • Pours concrete into coffin to encase waste.
  • Loads coffins onto truck, using forklift, and transports them to burial ground or arranges for burial at sea.
  • Records amount and type of equipment and waste disposed.
  • May accompany coffins for burial at sea.
  • May clean contaminated equipment for reuse by operating sand blasters, filtering pumps, and steam cleaners or by scrubbing with detergents or solvents.
  • Workers must follow prescribed safety procedures and federal laws regulating waste disposal.
Waste Disposal Attendant Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Job family population: 44,000

Estimated population of Waste Disposal Attendant jobs: 39,421

Rate of error: 3.0%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$45,384
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Waste Disposal Attendant Job Listings for United States

Scale House Attendant
Nov 26
Miami, United States
Waste Connections, Inc
Job Title Scale House Attendant Employee Type Employee Requisition Primary Location Miami, Florida ... solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in 39 states and 6 Canadian ...
Scale House Attendant
Nov 16
St. Cloud, United States
Waste Connections, Inc
Job Title Scale House Attendant Employee Type Employee Requisition Primary Location St Cloud ... waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary ...
Scale House Attendant
Nov 13
St. Petersburg, United States
Waste Connections, Inc
Job Title Scale House Attendant Employee Type Employee Requisition Primary Location St Petersburg ... waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary ...
Hotel Room Attendant
Nov 12
Tampa, FL, USA
BPO Service Solutions
Guest Room Attendant (813) 328-1440 Areas: Downtown Tampa Hourly Range: $9.00-$10.50 per hour based ... Transporting trash and waste to disposal area; Reporting any maintenance related problems to the ...
Trash Attendant
Dec 3
Miami, FL, USA
A & Associates
Performs waste, recyclable and yard trash pickup at garbage disposal areas of commercial, residential, and other designated locations. Performs curbside pickup in residential areas. Uses pitchforks ...

The average pay for a Waste Disposal Attendant is $39,149 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Waste Disposal Attendant is between $29,552 and $47,116. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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