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Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant Salary
in Alexandria, Virginia

$55,926 (USD)

Average Salary

$27/hr

Average Hourly

$906

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 25, 2020

The average pay for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant is $55,926 a year and $27 an hour in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant is between $41,191 and $68,216. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alexandria, Virginia.

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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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tends pumps, conveyors, blowers, chlorinators, vacuum filters, and other equipment used to decontaminate wastewater (sewage) by settling, aeration, and sludge digestion.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant Job Prevalence in Alexandria, Virginia, United States

Job family: Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Job family population: 123,650

Estimated population of Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant jobs: 25,926

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
$64,833
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About Alexandria, Virginia

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Description: Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 139,966, and in 2018, the population was estimated to be 160,530. Located along the western bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria is approximately 7 miles (11 km) south of downtown Washington, D.C. Like the rest of Northern Virginia, as well as Central Maryland, modern Alexandria has been influenced by its proximity to the U.S. capital. It is largely populated by professionals working in the federal civil service, in the U.S. military, or for one of the many private companies which contract...

Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant Job Listings for Alexandria, Virginia

Shift Supervisor - Wastewater Plant Operations (2 Vacancies)
Jan 11
Arlington, United States
Arlington County (Virginia) Government
Position Information Arlington County's Department of Environmental Services (DES) is seeking two (2) shift supervisors for their Wastewater Treatment Plant , a 24 hours per day, 365 days per year ...
Water Pollution Control Plant Operations Specialist
Jan 17
Arlington, United States
Arlington County (Virginia) Government
The employee in this position is responsible for monitoring Water Pollution Control (WPC) Plant ... wastewater treatment with chemical addition for phosphorus removal, biological nutrient removal ...
WATER POLLUTION CONTROL PLANT OPERATIONS SPECIALIST
Jan 17
Arlington, United States
Arlington County
The employee in this position is responsible for monitoring Water Pollution Control (WPC) Plant ... wastewater treatment with chemical addition for phosphorus removal, biological nutrient removal ...
Control Systems Technician (2 Vacancies)
Jan 24
Arlington, United States
Arlington County (Virginia) Government
... the-art Wastewater Treatment Plant , a 24 hours per day, 365 days per year, continuous operation facility that treats 24 million gallons of wastewater each day from residences and businesses
Superintendent
Nov 14
Washington, DC, USA
LVI Associates
A construction firm is currently hiring for a Superintendent for work with experience in water and wastewater treatment plant construction(WTP/WWTP). The Superintendent should have the ability to ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant is $55,926 a year and $27 an hour in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant is between $41,191 and $68,216. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alexandria, Virginia.

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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