Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salary Information in Rochester, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of hazardous materials removal workers in Rochester, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of hazardous materials removal workers in Rochester 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 Rochester, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,640
25th Percentile Wage
$33,080
50th Percentile Wage
$37,020
75th Percentile Wage
$43,510
90th Percentile Wage
$49,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hazardous materials removal workers in Rochester, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,640.

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
$37,020
-20.04% 5.38%
2016
$44,440
14.99% -
2015
$37,780
4.50% -
2014
$36,080
3.52% -
2013
$34,810
-0.63% -
2012
$35,030
- -

Table 3. Compare Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salary in Rochester with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $37,020 in Rochester is in the middle of salary range for hazardous materials removal workers in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of hazardous materials removal workers in Rochester is 46.0 percent (46.0%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island and 20.3 percent (20.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Binghamton.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$68,550
Nassau-Suffolk
$65,230
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$64,840
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$61,270
Utica-Rome
$60,440
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$54,690
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$50,660
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$48,410
Syracuse
$44,260
Rochester
$37,020
Binghamton
$29,500



See also: Top paying jobs in Rochester, New York.