The average salary of a trash collector is $23,000 per year in the U.S., according to PayScale.com. The most common salaries for this job range from $18,000 to $25,000 per year.
The hourly wage for a garbage man depends on where he works and what kind of work he does. For example, garbage men in New York City earn $22 per hour, but those in smaller cities like Rochester, N.Y., earn only $15 per hour.
Trash collectors are usually paid by the amount of trash they collect and dispose of each day. As part of their pay package, they receive benefits such as health insurance and retirement plans.
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Last modified: October 2, 2022