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Highest Paying Industries for Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

The top 25 highest paying industries for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $40,720, local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) is the highest paying industry for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners. It is followed by federal, state, and local government (oes designation) industry (average annual salary $40,720). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 25 Highest Paying Industries for Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$40,720
6,570
2 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$40,720
6,570
3 Federal, State, and Local Government
$40,720
6,570
4 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$40,710
6,570
5 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$40,710
6,570
6 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$39,100
40
7 Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$35,830
750
8 Building Equipment Contractors
$35,830
750
9 Waste Treatment and Disposal
$35,750
90
10 Waste Collection
$35,620
140
11 Specialty Trade Contractors
$34,870
1,900
12 Construction
$34,850
2,800
13 Utility System Construction
$34,750
870
14 Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$34,750
890
15 Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$33,660
1,150
16 Services to Buildings and Dwellings
$33,370
1,040
17 Administrative and Support Services
$33,210
1,060
18 Manufacturing
$32,970
30
19 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$32,870
14,540
20 Waste Management and Remediation Services
$32,840
13,480
21 Remediation and Other Waste Management Services
$32,770
13,250
22 Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$31,420
n/a
23 Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$29,660
n/a
24 Water, Sewage and Other Systems
$28,270
170
25 Utilities
$28,270
170
See also: Highest paying cities for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners.