Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners


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Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Septic tank companies
  • Local government agencies (city water departments)

Outlook

Demand for this occupation will be very strong. One reason for this growth is that the number of new houses built with septic systems is increasing. Also the majority of homes are still built on sewer systems.

This occupation is not affected by downturns in the economy. Septic tank servicers and sewer pipe cleaners perform tasks that cannot be put off when money is tight.

Job openings occur as people leave the occupation for other jobs.

Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners (CIS 100191)

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Illinois
847
Small
&
11.8%
5.8%
>>>>
120
Few
  Champaign Area
15
Very small
&
13.3%
7.0%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
13
Very small
&
38.5%
5.0%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Cook County
357
Small
&
4.5%
5.6%
>>>>
47
Few
  Decatur Area
13
Very small
&
23.1%
7.0%
>>>>
2
Very few
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
46
Small
&
15.2%
9.7%
>>>>
7
Few
  Edwardsville Area
20
Very small
&
10.0%
5.1%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
10
Very small
&
0.0%
7.0%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
10
Very small
&
10.0%
5.2%
>>>>
1
Very few
  Lake County
76
Small
&
13.2%
8.6%
>>>>
11
Few
  McHenry County
18
Very small
&
16.7%
6.8%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
10
Very small
&
40.0%
6.8%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Northwest Illinois Area
21
Very small
&
19.0%
3.6%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
32
Very small
&
9.4%
7.3%
>>>>
4
Very few
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
14
Very small
&
7.1%
4.3%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Rock Island-Moline Area
21
Very small
&
19.0%
5.7%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Rockford Area
15
Very small
&
40.0%
7.6%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Springfield Area
16
Very small
&
6.2%
4.7%
>>>>
2
Very few
  St Louis-Belleville Area
21
Very small
&
14.3%
6.4%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Will County
43
Small
&
14.0%
9.1%
>>>>
6
Few
United States
30,700
Small
&
10.1%
3.7%
>>>>
3,500
Few
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.