The salary statistics of hazardous materials removal workers in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare hazardous materials removal worker salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$34,490|
|25th Percentile Wage||$43,640|
|50th Percentile Wage||$56,320|
|75th Percentile Wage||$68,760|
|90th Percentile Wage||$79,260|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hazardous materials removal workers in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) hazardous materials removal workers is $79,260. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid hazardous materials removal workers is $34,490.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of hazardous materials removal workers in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of hazardous materials removal workers in 16 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for hazardous materials removal worker occupations is the fabricated metal product manufacturing industry with an annual salary $68,490. The lowest paying industry is the coating, engraving, heat treating, and allied activities industry (annual salary $31,880). For detailed hazardous materials removal worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing|| |
|Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing|| |
|Transportation Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing|| |
|Chemical Manufacturing|| |
|Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing|| |
|Primary Metal Manufacturing|| |
|Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing|| |
|Food Manufacturing|| |
|Animal Slaughtering and Processing|| |
|Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing|| |
|Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing|| |
|Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing|| |
|Ship and Boat Building|| |
|Machinery Manufacturing|| |
|Coating, Engraving, Heat Treating, and Allied Activities|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .