Sanitation Worker salary in the United States

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Based on 3,295 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Sanitation Workers make?
The average total salary for a Sanitation Worker is $34,000 per year. This is based on data from 3,295 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Sanitation Worker and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Sanitation Worker salary can vary between $17,000 to $91,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Sanitation Worker salary by location

Sanitation Worker salary by company

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The City Of New York, Nassau County, NY
12 income tax records
$76K – $159K
District Of Columbia, District Of Columbia County, DC
13 income tax records
$16K – $65K
City Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
45 income tax records
$26K – $65K

Sanitation Worker demographics in United States

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77% are single
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23% are married
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34% have kids
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18% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Sanitation Workers in United States

3,295 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a sanitation worker in the United States is $34,000 per year. Sanitation worker salaries in the United States can vary between $17,000 to $91,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,295 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as sanitation worker.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for sanitation workers in the United States: The City of New York ($108,500 a year), District of Columbia ($56,000 a year), and City of Philadelphia ($43,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for sanitation workers in the United States: New York Metro Area, NY ($69,000 a year), Poughkeepsie Metro Area, NY ($65,500 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($57,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.