Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaner Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaner salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,290
25th Percentile Wage
$30,740
50th Percentile Wage
$39,200
75th Percentile Wage
$52,450
90th Percentile Wage
$62,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in the industry sector of construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners is $62,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners is $26,290.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$39,200
5.23% 16.30%
2016
$37,150
5.01% -
2015
$35,290
1.25% -
2014
$34,850
5.19% -
2013
$33,040
0.70% -
2012
$32,810
- -

Compare Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaner Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in eight industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaner occupations is the construction of buildings industry with an annual salary $42,910. The lowest paying industry is the other specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $38,340). For detailed septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaner salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Construction of Buildings
$42,910
Residential Building Construction
$42,910
Utility System Construction
$41,410
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$39,560
Building Equipment Contractors
$39,550
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$39,550
Specialty Trade Contractors
$38,880
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$38,340

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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