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$42,016

Average Base Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$714

Average Bonus
The average hazard waste handler salary in United States is $42,016 or an equivalent hourly rate of $20. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $714. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$31,309

Entry Level Salary

$55,173

Senior Level Salary
An entry level hazard waste handler (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $31,309. On the other end, a senior level hazard waste handler (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $55,173.

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Job Description
Identify, remove, pack, transport, or dispose of hazardous materials, including asbestos, lead-based paint, waste oil, fuel, transmission fluid, radioactive materials, or contaminated soil. Specialized training and certification in hazardous materials handling or a confined entry permit are generally required. May operate earth-moving equipment or trucks.
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