Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners (47-4071)

Clean and repair septic tanks, sewer lines, or drains. May patch walls and partitions of tank, replace damaged drain tile, or repair breaks in underground piping.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 88 93 5.68 3 8 12
United States 29600 33500 0.0 900 2700 4000
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 21.12 13.23 16.11 19.77 24.93 30.59

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.