Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salary Information in St Louis, Missouri

The annual and hourly salary statistics of hazardous materials removal workers in St Louis, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of hazardous materials removal workers in St Louis is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Hazardous Materials Removal Workers in St Louis, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,810
25th Percentile Wage
$21,950
50th Percentile Wage
$25,230
75th Percentile Wage
$42,950
90th Percentile Wage
$55,540

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hazardous materials removal workers in St Louis, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $55,540. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $25,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $19,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of hazardous materials removal workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$25,230
-20.89% -111.61%
2016
$30,500
-20.13% -
2015
$36,640
-23.53% -
2014
$45,260
-13.72% -
2013
$51,470
-3.73% -
2012
$53,390
- -

Table 3. Compare Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salary in St Louis with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $25,230, St Louis is the lowest paying city for hazardous materials removal workers in state of Missouri, following city of Kansas City (median annual salary of $37,300). In comparison, the median annual salary of hazardous materials removal workers in St Louis is 32.4 percent (32.4%) lower than that in the highest paying city Kansas City.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Kansas City
$37,300
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$29,560
Springfield
$28,150
St Louis
$25,230



See also: Top paying jobs in St Louis, Missouri.