The annual and hourly salary statistics of hazardous materials removal workers in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of hazardous materials removal workers in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$35,540|
|25th Percentile Wage||$49,470|
|50th Percentile Wage||$68,550|
|75th Percentile Wage||$78,670|
|90th Percentile Wage||$91,870|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hazardous materials removal workers in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $91,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,540.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of hazardous materials removal workers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $68,550, New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island is the highest paying city for hazardous materials removal workers in state of New York, followed by Nassau-Suffolk (median annual salary $65,230). In comparison, the median annual salary of hazardous materials removal workers in New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island is 4.8 percent (4.8%) higher than that in Nassau-Suffolk.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island|| |
|New York-White Plains-Wayne|| |
|Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Buffalo-Niagara Falls|| |