Training Requirements for Maids And Housekeeping Cleaners

Maids and housekeeping cleaners need no formal educational credential and short-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Maids and housekeeping cleaners
Percent
Less than High School 38.2
High School 39.2
Some College 13.8
Associates Degree 3.9
Bachelors Degree 4.0
Masters Degree 0.7
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.2

Employment Outlook for Maids And Housekeeping Cleaners

This represents about 1,457,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 111,000 more maids and housekeeping cleaners but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 459,000 more.

Typical Income for Maids And Housekeeping Cleaners

Hourly Income

On average,maids and housekeeping cleaners make $11.46 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Maids and housekeeping cleaners $8.35 $9.11 $10.49 $12.68 $16.55
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations $8.71 $9.78 $11.87 $15.66 $20.80
Building cleaning and pest control workers $8.56 $9.45 $11.33 $14.66 $18.99
Building cleaning workers $8.55 $9.43 $11.26 $14.53 $18.82
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, maids and housekeeping cleaners make $23,830 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Maids and housekeeping cleaners $17,370 $18,960 $21,820 $26,370 $34,430
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations $18,120 $20,340 $24,700 $32,570 $43,260
Building cleaning and pest control workers $17,800 $19,660 $23,560 $30,500 $39,490
Building cleaning workers $17,780 $19,610 $23,420 $30,210 $39,140
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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