How much does a Sanitizer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Sanitizer in the United States is $18 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $16 and $20. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Sanitizer Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Pay Rate Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $14 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $16 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $18 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $20 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $22 US May 28, 2024
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Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.


Attention to Detail: Executing and completing a task with a high level of accuracy.


Container: Container is an object used for or capable of holding, esp for transport or storage, such as a carton, box, etc.


Housekeeping: Housekeeping department is keeping the venue clean and sanitary as part of customer service. Cleaners vacuum rugs and furniture in hallways, rooms and public areas. They collect trash and empty wastebaskets, change the sheets and make the beds.

Attention to Detail 3.88%
Container 2.63%
Housekeeping 1.38%
Others 92.11%
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Job Description for Sanitizer

Sanitizer disassembles, cleans, sanitizes, and reassembles processing equipment. Performs cleaning in accordance with established guidelines and specifications, and ensures equipment is operational for production runs. Being a Sanitizer prepares and handles sanitation chemicals and equipment. May require a high school diploma. Additionally, Sanitizer typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Sanitizer works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Sanitizer typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 View full job description

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  • Job Description. Job Description. Adecco is hiring immediately for Entry Level Sanitizers with. a local client in Georgia, VT. Weekly pay starting at $19.0...
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  • Full wage Range: $20-$29 DOE & Seniority with Prestige Care. Eve shift differentials $1.25. Night shift differentials $2.00. Evening & Night shifts availab...
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  • Medical Officer (Staff Anesthesiologist). Providence VA Medical Center. The Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Providence Healthcare System, provides prima...
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  • Summary. Manages the nursing services and staff for a department. ensures quality and full compliance with relevant policies and standards. Responsibilitie...
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Career Path for Sanitizer

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For Sanitizer, the upper level is Production Maintenance Technician III and then progresses to Production Maintenance Supervisor.

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Sanitizer salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Sanitizer, the highest Sanitizer salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Sanitizer salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Sanitizer salary is in Miami, FL, where the Sanitizer salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average

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