Refuse Collector Salary

The average pay for a Refuse Collector is $16.22 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$24,464 - $35,613
$30K
MEDIAN: $29,692
50%

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$8.45 - $28.19
$8
$16
$28
MEDIAN: $16.22
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50%
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$0$83K
Salary $29,692
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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$21,047 - $83,031
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $8.45 - $28.19
Overtime $12.08 - $50.24
Annual Data $0$83K
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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$21,047 - $83,031
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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Job Description for Refuse Collector

  • Transport solid waste to appropriate disposal sites.
  • Manually and mechanically collect solid waste.
  • Communicate with dispatchers concerning delays, unsafe sites, accidents, equipment breakdowns, or other maintenance problems.
  • May drive trucks, following established route.

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Key Stats for Refuse Collector

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Refuse Collector Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 33%
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