How much does a 40 yard dumpster weight empty?6,500 lbs. An empty dumpster weighs between 3,500 lbs. (10 yard dumpster) and 6,500 lbs. (40 yard dumpster). The weight of the dumpster itself does not affect pricing.
Our 40 yard dumpster is the largest size available in most areas and will allow you to quickly get rid of several tons of debris. A 40 yard dumpster is the right choice for homeowners tackling large home renovations and contractors working on even bigger commercial projects.