Clean and repair septic tanks, sewer lines, or drains. May patch walls and partitions of tank, replace damaged drain tile, or repair breaks in underground piping.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 30,100 people employed as septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners in the United States. The median annual salary is $44,810. Entry level employees earn approximately $29,310 per year and senior employees earn approximately $61,890 per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime pay, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.