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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
626 669 42 6.75% 8 82 91 $31.91 $66,376
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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 7 7 0 0 % 0 1 1 $38.35 $79,769 Bachelor's degree
5622 Administrative Services and Facilities Managers 11-3011 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.20 $98,184 Bachelor's degree
5622 Architectural and Engineering Managers 11-9041 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $77.61 $161,424 Bachelor's degree
5622 Billing and Posting Clerks 43-3021 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.58 $44,889 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks 43-3031 7 8 0 14.29 % 0 1 1 $22.35 $46,490 Some college
5622 Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine Specialists 49-3031 12 13 1 8.33 % 0 1 2 $25.13 $52,263 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Buyers and Purchasing Agents 13-1028 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $29.41 $61,166 Bachelor's degree
5622 Carpenters 47-2031 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.20 $50,333 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Chemical Technicians 19-4031 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $23.53 $48,945 Associate's degree
5622 Chemists 19-2031 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $41.05 $85,383 Bachelor's degree
5622 Chief Executives 11-1011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $57.05 $118,659 Bachelor's degree
5622 Civil Engineers 17-2051 4 5 1 25 % 0 0 0 $58.08 $120,799 Bachelor's degree
5622 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment 53-7061 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.46 $30,080 No formal educational credential
5622 Compliance Officers 13-1041 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $37.75 $78,517 Bachelor's degree
5622 Computer User Support Specialists 15-1232 4 5 0 25 % 0 0 0 $42.35 $88,092 Some college
5622 Construction Laborers 47-2061 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $19.77 $41,131 No formal educational credential
5622 Construction Managers 11-9021 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $35.35 $73,522 Bachelor's degree
5622 Crane and Tower Operators 53-7021 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $54.11 $112,558 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Customer Service Representatives 43-4051 7 7 0 0 % 0 1 1 $18.55 $38,577 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Dispatchers, Except Police, Fire, and Ambulance 43-5032 3 4 0 33.33 % 0 0 0 $21.07 $43,827 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Driver/Sales Workers 53-3031 2 1 0 -50 % 0 0 0 $16.42 $34,152 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3023 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $34.02 $70,769 Associate's degree
5622 Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment 49-2094 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $35.02 $72,832 Postsecondary nondegree award
5622 Electricians 47-2111 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $27.38 $56,943 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Environmental Engineering Technologists and Technicians 17-3025 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $28.38 $59,025 Associate's degree
5622 Environmental Engineers 17-2081 14 15 0 7.14 % 0 1 1 $55.20 $114,806 Bachelor's degree
5622 Environmental Science and Protection Technicians, Including Health 19-4042 4 4 0 0 % 0 1 1 $19.76 $41,108 Associate's degree
5622 Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 19-2041 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $46.56 $96,855 Bachelor's degree
5622 Excavating and Loading Machine and Dragline Operators, Surface Mining 47-5022 4 4 0 0 % 0 1 1 $26.85 $55,844 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 43-6011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $30.61 $63,670 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Financial Managers 11-3031 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $53.48 $111,243 Bachelor's degree
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 1 1 $34.89 $72,569 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Mechanics, Installers, and Repairers 49-1011 5 6 0 20 % 0 1 1 $36.19 $75,269 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 43-1011 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $29.39 $61,140 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers 51-1011 4 5 2 25 % 0 1 1 $30.20 $62,808 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers, Except Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors 53-1047 16 18 1 12.5 % 0 2 2 $28.02 $58,288 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 General and Operations Managers 11-1021 18 20 2 11.11 % 0 2 2 $48.74 $101,389 Bachelor's degree
5622 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 19-2042 1 2 0 100 % 0 0 0 $51.32 $106,739 Bachelor's degree
5622 Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 47-4041 26 26 0 0 % 0 4 4 $22.20 $46,171 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers 53-3032 61 66 6 8.2 % 1 8 10 $24.90 $51,801 Postsecondary nondegree award
5622 Helpers--Production Workers 51-9198 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.12 $31,442 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Human Resources Specialists 13-1071 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $32.88 $68,381 Bachelor's degree
5622 Industrial Engineers 17-2112 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $44.89 $93,366 Bachelor's degree
5622 Industrial Machinery Mechanics 49-9041 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $28.91 $60,136 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Industrial Production Managers 11-3051 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.95 $99,730 Bachelor's degree
5622 Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators 53-7051 9 10 1 11.11 % 0 1 1 $18.57 $38,624 No formal educational credential
5622 Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers 51-9061 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.30 $42,216 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers, All Other 49-9099 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.20 $42,025 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 37-2011 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.65 $34,631 No formal educational credential
5622 Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Material Movers, Hand 53-7062 60 64 4 6.67 % 1 10 11 $16.67 $34,681 No formal educational credential
5622 Light Truck Drivers 53-3033 11 12 1 9.09 % 0 2 2 $17.42 $36,224 High school diploma or equivalent
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 7 8 1 14.29 % 0 1 1 $21.44 $44,605 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Maintenance Workers, Machinery 49-9043 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $25.79 $53,649 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Management Analysts 13-1111 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $37.56 $78,122 Bachelor's degree
5622 Material Moving Workers, All Other 53-7199 12 12 0 0 % 0 2 2 $14.32 $29,779 No formal educational credential
5622 Mechanical Engineers 17-2141 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $47.07 $97,909 Bachelor's degree
5622 Medical Dosimetrists, Medical Records Specialists, and Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other 29-2098 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $28.01 $58,254 Postsecondary nondegree award
5622 Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Except Engines 49-3042 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $29.23 $60,794 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Nuclear Engineers 17-2161 6 7 1 16.67 % 0 0 1 $66.20 $137,705 Bachelor's degree
5622 Nuclear Technicians 19-4051 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $50.38 $104,793 Associate's degree
5622 Occupational Health and Safety Specialists 19-5011 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.29 $90,041 Bachelor's degree
5622 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians 19-5012 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $16.52 $34,369 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Office Clerks, General 43-9061 14 14 0 0 % 0 2 2 $19.06 $39,641 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 19 21 2 10.53 % 1 3 3 $32.04 $66,654 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Opticians, Dispensing 29-2081 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $21.85 $45,445 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.01 $41,615 No formal educational credential
5622 Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks 43-3051 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.93 $51,850 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Personal Service Managers, All Other; Entertainment and Recreation Managers, Except Gambling; and Managers, All Other 11-9198 7 7 1 0 % 0 1 1 $31.32 $65,148 Bachelor's degree
5622 Plant and System Operators, All Other 51-8099 17 18 1 5.88 % 0 2 2 $42.79 $89,005 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Power Plant Operators 51-8013 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $54.91 $114,219 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers, All Other 49-9069 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $41.22 $85,732 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Production Workers, All Other 51-9199 4 4 0 0 % 0 0 0 $14.50 $30,154 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks 43-5061 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $24.28 $50,493 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Project Management Specialists and Business Operations Specialists, All Other 13-1198 8 8 1 0 % 0 1 1 $36.29 $75,493 Bachelor's degree
5622 Refuse and Recyclable Material Collectors 53-7081 65 71 6 9.23 % 1 11 12 $21.97 $45,687 No formal educational credential
5622 Sales Managers 11-2022 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $53.93 $112,167 Bachelor's degree
5622 Sales Representatives of Services, Except Advertising, Insurance, Financial Services, and Travel 41-3091 12 13 1 8.33 % 0 2 2 $26.83 $55,804 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products 41-4012 2 3 0 50 % 0 0 0 $30.32 $63,073 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Technical and Scientific Products 41-4011 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $43.87 $91,250 Bachelor's degree
5622 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive 43-6014 6 6 0 0 % 0 1 1 $19.71 $40,991 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Security Guards 33-9032 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $15.31 $31,846 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks 43-5071 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $17.10 $35,558 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Software Developers and Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers 15-1256 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $55.67 $115,785 Bachelor's degree
5622 Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators 51-8021 5 5 0 0 % 0 1 1 $42.89 $89,217 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Stockers and Order Fillers 53-7065 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 2 2 $14.71 $30,597 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Training and Development Specialists 13-1151 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $31.63 $65,790 Bachelor's degree
5622 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 11-3071 3 3 0 0 % 0 0 0 $41.13 $85,556 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators 51-8031 8 9 1 12.5 % 0 1 1 $35.62 $74,089 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping 43-5111 15 16 1 6.67 % 0 2 2 $16.15 $33,599 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers 51-4121 2 2 0 0 % 0 0 0 $22.10 $45,970 High school diploma or equivalent
5622 Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 51-4122 1 1 0 0 % 0 0 0 $20.33 $42,290 High school diploma or equivalent