What Garbage and Recycling Workers Earn in Every State

What Garbage and Recycling Workers Earn in Every State

Kzenon / Shutterstock.com The United States generates 254 million tons of trash every year; without regular removal we’d all be drowning in garbage. Doing that picking up is both dirty and dangerous. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the fatal injury rate in this business is 33 per 100,000, which is higher than those of miners, construction workers and cops. Garbage...