Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaner Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners among Texas metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,230
25th Percentile Wage
$26,020
50th Percentile Wage
$30,460
75th Percentile Wage
$38,230
90th Percentile Wage
$50,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $50,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $30,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,230.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.21
25th Percentile Wage
$12.51
50th Percentile Wage
$14.64
75th Percentile Wage
$18.38
90th Percentile Wage
$24.09

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $24.09. The median hourly salary is $14.64. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.21.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201630,4603.97%7.75%
201529,250-2.22%-
201429,9006.69%-
201327,900-0.72%-
201228,100--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in state of Texas ranges from $20,380 to $35,920. The highest paying area for septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in Texas is Odessa with a median annual salary of $35,920. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Dallas-Plano-Irving (mean annual salary $32,670). The lowest paying area is Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $20,380.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Odessa
$35,920
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$32,670
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$32,610
Fort Worth-Arlington
$32,360
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$30,990
Corpus Christi
$29,830
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$29,180
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$25,560
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$23,350
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$20,380


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