$36,049
Avg. Salary
$14.75
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Is Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector your job title? Find out what you're worth.

The average pay for a Refuse, Garbage, And Recyclable Material Collector is $14.75 per hour.

The average pay for a Refuse, Garbage, And Recyclable Material Collector is $36,049 per year.

10%
$9.85
10%
$14.75
50%
$24.53
90%
90%
MEDIAN $14.75
10%
$15k
10%
$36k
50%
$70k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $36,049
$14,925 - $70,234
$15K
$36K
$70K
MEDIAN: $36,049
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.85 - $24.53
$9
$15
$25
MEDIAN: $14.75
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$70K
Salary $14,925 - $70,234
Bonus $0.46 - $5,106
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).
)
$20,491 - $63,067
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 33
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $9.85 - $24.53
Overtime $12.11 - $51.33
Annual Data $0$63K
Bonus $0.46 - $5,106
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).
)
$20,491 - $63,067
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 123

Job Description for Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector

Refuse, garbage, and recyclable material collectors are responsible for ensuring that all trash and other material deemed as garbage is cleared from the community in a timely and orderly fashion with minimal disruption for citizens. This position can be physically demanding, so candidates should be in good health and able to stand, walk, and lift up to 50 pounds throughout shifts and on a regular basis.

Read More...
Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector Tasks
  • 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.

Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector Job Listings

Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector?

Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector in Tuscaloosa:
"Work."
Pros: I can't think of anything good working in tuscaloosa.
Cons: Most if not all employers are backwards. The better you do the more work they give you with no pay increase. They promote slackers they like and pay them well. Good workers are worried constantly. Most "issues" they dream up are trivial and petty. They pay new hires they like more money than the people who've been there for years.

Key Stats for Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Refuse, Garbage, and Recyclable Material Collector Salaries

Experienced
▲56%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 35%