Information About Laundry And Dry-cleaning Workers

Training Requirements for Laundry And Dry-cleaning Workers

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers need no formal educational credential.

Degrees for Laundry and dry-cleaning workers
Training for Laundry And Dry-cleaning Workers
Percent
Less than High School 32.9
High School 41.5
Some College 16.1
Associates Degree 3.8
Bachelors Degree 4.7
Masters Degree 0.8
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment outlook for Laundry And Dry-cleaning Workers

Represents about 208,000 people in the United States.

Employment prospects are up Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 3,000 more laundry and dry-cleaning workers but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 33,000 more.


Hourly Income

On average, laundry and dry-cleaning workers make $11.16 per hour.

Hourly Income Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Laundry and dry-cleaning workers $8.45 $9.15 $10.34 $12.17 $15.12
Production occupations $9.96 $11.98 $15.93 $21.81 $28.99
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers $8.71 $9.66 $11.42 $14.46 $18.44
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, laundry and dry-cleaning workers make $23,210 per year.

Annual Salary Distribution in U.S. Dollars ($)
Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Laundry and dry-cleaning workers $17,580 $19,020 $21,510 $25,300 $31,460
Production occupations $20,720 $24,920 $33,130 $45,360 $60,300
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers $18,110 $20,090 $23,750 $30,080 $38,350
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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