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Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salary

Men account for the majority of Hazardous Materials Removal Workers in the United States. The overall average income for this group is approximately $15.21 per hour. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under a third lack any form of coverage — but the larger part have medical insurance, and half have dental, too. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$21,262 - $99,329
(Median)
$21K
$42K
$99K
MEDIAN: $42,500
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90%

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$10.07 - $22.49
(Median)
$10
$15
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$21,262 - $99,329  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,507 - $60,142  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 20
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.07 - $22.49  
   
Overtime
$15.41 - $32.03  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,507 - $60,142  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 70

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Job Description for Hazardous Materials Removal Worker

  • Follow safety regulations or federal laws regarding disposal methods.
  • Identify, remove, and transport materials that are ignitable, corrosive, reactive, or toxic.

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Experience Affects Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 52%

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 67% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 30%
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