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Refuse Collector Salary

The average pay for a Refuse Collector is $14.50 per hour.

$19,594 - $61,026
(Median)
$20K
$32K
$61K
MEDIAN: $31,616
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$29,932 - $40,764  
   
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$19,594 - $61,026  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Job Description for Refuse Collector

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

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Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 30%
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