Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salary Information in West Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for hazardous materials removal workers in the state of West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of hazardous materials removal workers amongst West Virginia cities 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Hazardous Materials Removal Workers in West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,970
25th Percentile Wage
$31,630
50th Percentile Wage
$35,080
75th Percentile Wage
$38,470
90th Percentile Wage
$49,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for hazardous materials removal workers in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $49,070. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,970.

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
$35,080
-2.77% -10.06%
2016
$36,050
4.16% -
2015
$34,550
-4.86% -
2014
$36,230
5.08% -
2013
$34,390
-12.27% -
2012
$38,610
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Hazardous Materials Removal Workers in West Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of hazardous materials removal workers in some West Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of hazardous materials removal workers in state of West Virginia ranges from $27,730 to $36,260. The highest paying area for hazardous materials removal workers in West Virginia is Washington-Arlington-Alexandria with a median annual salary of $36,260. The second highest paying city/area in West Virginia State is Morgantown (mean annual salary $35,660). The lowest paying area is Winchester with a median annual salary of $27,730.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$36,260
Morgantown
$35,660
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$32,660
Huntington-Ashland
$32,280
Winchester
$27,730




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