How much does a Sanitizer make in the United States? The average Sanitizer salary in the United States is $38,190 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $33,765 and $42,520. Salary ranges 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 Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $29,736 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $33,765 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $38,190 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $42,520 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Sanitizer Salary $46,462 US June 27, 2024
25% $33,765 10% $29,736 90% $46,462 75% $42,520 $38,190 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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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.


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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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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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