How much does a Trash Collector make in the United States? The average Trash Collector salary in the United States is $39,240 as of June 28, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $34,025 and $46,471. 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. 

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25% $34,025 10% $29,277 90% $53,054 75% $46,471 $39,240 50%(Median)
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Valet Living - Virginia Beach , VA
Valet Living is currently hiring for a Part Time Night Trash Collector in your local area. This is a great paying, part time evening hours job. Enjoy working outdoors, on your own, in a stress-free ...
Valet Living - 25 days ago

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