Collect and dump refuse or recyclable materials from containers into truck. May drive truck.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 138,700 people employed as refuse and recyclable material collectors in the United States. The median annual salary is $38,500. Entry level employees earn approximately $24,950 per year and senior employees earn approximately $62,310 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime pay, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.