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Hazardous Materials Removal Workers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $23.34
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Hazardous Materials Removal Workers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$17.11 $21.42 $28.23
Minnesota
$18.49 $23.34 $32.85
Northeast Minnesota
$22.53 $25.06 $29.01
Southeast Minnesota
$17.36 $24.71 $27.98
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$18.06 $22.90 $34.05

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 590 workers employed in this very small career.

Where do Hazardous Materials Removal Workers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.

 

Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 957 new Hazardous Materials Removal Workers to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Hazardous Materials Removal Workers
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 45,900 50,800 4,900 10.6%
Minnesota 2016 2026 Number Percent
Statewide 609 758 149 24.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 461 571 110 23.9%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.