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Waste Treatment and Disposal
Employment Employment Change Average Annual Job Openings Wage
2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual
707 803 96 13.55% 19 76 95 $31.44 $65,384
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NAICS Occupation SOC 2020 2025 Numerical Percent New Jobs Replacement Jobs Total Median Hourly Median Annual Education and Training Level
5622 Accountants and Auditors 13-2011 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $35.53 $73,910 Bachelor's degree
5622 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 5 5 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.92 $97,590 Bachelor's degree
5622 Architectural and Engineering Managers 11-9041 7 7 1 0 % 0 0 1 $77.67 $161,543 Bachelor's degree
5622 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 1 $20.93 $43,529 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 8 10 1 25 % 0 1 1 $21.06 $43,802 Some college
5622 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 49-3031 13 15 2 15.38 % 0 1 2 $25.35 $52,720 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Buyers and Purchasing Agents 13-1028 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $28.64 $59,572 Bachelor's degree
5622 Carpenters 47-2031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.88 $49,673 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Chemical Technicians 19-4031 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.53 $48,948 Associate's degree
5622 Chemists 19-2031 5 6 1 20 % 0 0 1 $40.99 $85,261 Bachelor's degree
5622 Chief Executives 11-1011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.18 $114,771 Bachelor's degree
5622 Civil Engineers 17-2051 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 1 $58.22 $121,092 Bachelor's degree
5622 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 53-7061 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.46 $30,081 No formal educational credential
5622 Compliance Officers 13-1041 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $37.87 $78,775 Bachelor's degree
5622 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $42.38 $88,143 Some college
5622 Construction Laborers 47-2061 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $19.48 $40,516 No formal educational credential
5622 Construction Managers 11-9021 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.60 $74,047 Bachelor's degree
5622 Crane and Tower Operators 53-7021 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $54.12 $112,561 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 8 8 1 0 % 0 1 1 $18.51 $38,503 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.09 $43,874 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Driver/Sales Workers 53-3031 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.43 $34,181 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3023 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $34.07 $70,859 Associate's degree
5622 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 49-2094 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $35.00 $72,806 Postsecondary nondegree award
5622 Electricians 47-2111 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $27.45 $57,089 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Environmental Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3025 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $28.21 $58,669 Associate's degree
5622 Environmental Engineers 17-2081 16 17 1 6.25 % 0 1 1 $55.20 $114,806 Bachelor's degree
5622 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 19-4042 4 5 0 25 % 0 1 1 $19.63 $40,834 Associate's degree
5622 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 19-2041 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.65 $97,026 Bachelor's degree
5622 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators, Surface Mining 47-5022 4 5 1 25 % 0 1 1 $26.93 $56,011 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.62 $63,681 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Financial Managers 11-3031 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $51.82 $107,775 Bachelor's degree
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $35.04 $72,883 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $36.13 $75,150 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 41-1012 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.59 $44,911 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $29.41 $61,166 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $29.96 $62,312 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1047 18 21 3 16.67 % 1 2 2 $28.02 $58,284 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders 51-9051 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.09 $35,555 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 20 23 3 15 % 1 2 2 $48.62 $101,135 Bachelor's degree
5622 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 19-2042 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $51.62 $107,372 Bachelor's degree
5622 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 47-4041 29 33 4 13.79 % 1 4 4 $22.18 $46,127 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 53-3032 67 79 12 17.91 % 2 8 10 $23.99 $49,908 Postsecondary nondegree award
5622 Helpers--Production Workers 51-9198 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.00 $31,206 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $32.93 $68,487 Bachelor's degree
5622 Industrial Engineers 17-2112 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $45.22 $94,049 Bachelor's degree
5622 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 49-9041 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $29.58 $61,528 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Industrial Production Managers 11-3051 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $46.21 $96,116 Bachelor's degree
5622 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 53-7051 10 11 1 10 % 0 1 1 $18.64 $38,780 No formal educational credential
5622 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.50 $42,650 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 49-9099 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.13 $41,861 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.78 $34,892 No formal educational credential
5622 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 66 74 8 12.12 % 2 9 10 $16.68 $34,696 No formal educational credential
5622 Light Truck Drivers 53-3033 12 14 2 16.67 % 0 1 2 $17.14 $35,657 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Logisticians 13-1081 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $41.50 $86,313 Bachelor's degree
5622 Machine Feeders and Offbearers 53-7063 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.57 $32,384 No formal educational credential
5622 Maintenance and Repair Workers, General 49-9071 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $21.45 $44,609 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 49-9043 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $26.40 $54,918 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Management Analysts 13-1111 6 7 0 16.67 % 0 1 1 $37.27 $77,519 Bachelor's degree
5622 Material Moving Workers, All Other 53-7199 14 15 1 7.14 % 0 2 2 $14.32 $29,790 No formal educational credential
5622 Mechanical Engineers 17-2141 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.21 $98,191 Bachelor's degree
5622 Medical Dosimetrists, Medical Records Specialists, and Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 29-2098 9 11 2 22.22 % 0 1 1 $27.95 $58,140 Postsecondary nondegree award
5622 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 49-3042 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $29.01 $60,351 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Nuclear Engineers 17-2161 7 9 1 28.57 % 0 0 1 $65.77 $136,805 Bachelor's degree
5622 Nuclear Technicians 19-4051 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $50.34 $104,704 Associate's degree
5622 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 0 $44.11 $91,741 Bachelor's degree
5622 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 19-5012 4 6 2 50 % 0 0 1 $16.81 $34,966 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 15 16 1 6.67 % 0 2 2 $19.03 $39,576 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 21 25 4 19.05 % 1 2 3 $31.95 $66,459 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Opticians, Dispensing 29-2081 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.22 $46,222 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $19.75 $41,088 No formal educational credential
5622 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.89 $51,765 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 10 12 2 20 % 0 1 1 $30.48 $63,390 Bachelor's degree
5622 Plant and System Operators, All Other 51-8099 19 21 2 10.53 % 0 2 2 $42.77 $88,971 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Power Plant Operators 51-8013 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.18 $114,777 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 49-9069 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $40.73 $84,710 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Production Workers, All Other 51-9199 4 5 0 25 % 0 0 1 $14.65 $30,480 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.05 $50,014 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 8 10 1 25 % 0 1 1 $36.29 $75,487 Bachelor's degree
5622 Public Relations Specialists 27-3031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $36.74 $76,411 Bachelor's degree
5622 Receptionists and Information Clerks 43-4171 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.21 $33,718 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 53-7081 74 87 13 17.57 % 3 10 13 $21.35 $44,401 No formal educational credential
5622 Sales Managers 11-2022 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $53.03 $110,295 Bachelor's degree
5622 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 14 16 2 14.29 % 0 2 2 $26.59 $55,313 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 41-4012 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $29.87 $62,130 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 41-4011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.35 $90,171 Bachelor's degree
5622 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 7 7 1 0 % 0 1 1 $19.70 $40,966 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Security Guards 33-9032 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.38 $31,995 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.38 $52,789 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.00 $35,352 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Software Developers and Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers 15-1256 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.35 $115,124 Bachelor's degree
5622 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 51-8021 5 6 1 20 % 0 1 1 $43.49 $90,454 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 9 9 0 0 % 0 1 1 $14.71 $30,598 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.55 $65,628 Bachelor's degree
5622 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $41.16 $85,606 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 51-8031 9 11 1 22.22 % 0 1 1 $35.66 $74,166 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 43-5111 16 18 2 12.5 % 0 2 2 $16.12 $33,536 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.09 $45,952 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.33 $42,288 High school diploma or equivalent