Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2010

37-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate work activities of cleaning personnel in hotels, hospitals, offices, and other establishments.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
172,610 1.0 % $18.02 $37,480 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.56 $13.16 $16.87 $21.89 $27.76
Annual Wage (2) $21,960 $27,360 $35,090 $45,530 $57,750


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Services to Buildings and Dwellings 52,930 2.99 $17.28 $35,950
Traveler Accommodation 28,200 1.69 $15.51 $32,260
Elementary and Secondary Schools 24,470 0.29 $20.33 $42,280
Nursing Care Facilities 8,610 0.52 $17.17 $35,710
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 8,100 0.16 $19.15 $39,830

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Services to Buildings and Dwellings 52,930 2.99 $17.28 $35,950
Traveler Accommodation 28,200 1.69 $15.51 $32,260
Rooming and Boarding Houses 80 0.76 $17.67 $36,750
Facilities Support Services 920 0.68 $18.25 $37,960
Nursing Care Facilities 8,610 0.52 $17.17 $35,710

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 290 0.01 $36.43 $75,780
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services 30 (7) $26.74 $55,610
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing 50 0.02 $26.39 $54,880
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 50 0.01 $25.44 $52,920
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services 40 0.02 $25.41 $52,840


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 16,240 1.16 0.85 $19.92 $41,430
New York 13,220 1.58 1.17 $22.68 $47,180
Texas 12,050 1.19 0.88 $15.40 $32,040
Florida 8,210 1.16 0.85 $17.06 $35,480
Illinois 7,670 1.39 1.02 $20.40 $42,430




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 1,830 2.86 2.10 $18.46 $38,390
Nevada 2,930 2.63 1.94 $18.06 $37,570
Wyoming 620 2.32 1.71 $16.67 $34,670
Hawaii 1,300 2.28 1.68 $17.97 $37,370
New Mexico 1,490 1.91 1.41 $14.56 $30,290




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 13,220 1.58 1.17 $22.68 $47,180
Rhode Island 330 0.73 0.54 $22.23 $46,230
New Jersey 4,770 1.26 0.93 $21.76 $45,260
Connecticut 2,310 1.44 1.06 $21.37 $44,450
Illinois 7,670 1.39 1.02 $20.40 $42,430

Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 7,350 1.47 1.09 $23.39 $48,660
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,920 2.15 1.58 $18.51 $38,500
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL Metropolitan Division 4,810 1.36 1.00 $21.69 $45,120
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,660 0.96 0.71 $19.60 $40,770
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,570 1.62 1.19 $15.92 $33,110
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 3,360 2.03 1.49 $19.82 $41,220
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,870 1.15 0.85 $17.43 $36,260
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,650 1.47 1.08 $20.76 $43,170
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,610 1.30 0.96 $14.42 $30,000
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 2,340 2.90 2.13 $17.81 $37,040




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Flagstaff, AZ 200 3.62 2.66 $15.88 $33,040
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC 350 3.24 2.39 $12.88 $26,790
Bethesda-Frederick-Gaithersburg, MD Metropolitan Division 1,610 2.92 2.15 $17.13 $35,630
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 2,340 2.90 2.13 $17.81 $37,040
Rome, GA 100 2.89 2.13 $15.94 $33,150
Brunswick, GA 110 2.87 2.11 $16.34 $33,990
Norwich-New London, CT-RI 370 2.85 2.10 $18.57 $38,630
Napa, CA 170 2.83 2.08 $19.59 $40,750
Savannah, GA 400 2.77 2.04 $13.90 $28,900
Gulfport-Biloxi, MS 270 2.65 1.95 $15.01 $31,220