Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

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)
166,920 1.1 % $19.26 $40,060 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.93 $13.63 $17.81 $23.35 $29.85
Annual Wage (2) $22,740 $28,350 $37,050 $48,580 $62,080


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 55,050 2.71 $18.72 $38,940
Traveler Accommodation 32,920 1.74 $16.89 $35,130
Elementary and Secondary Schools 19,950 0.24 $21.25 $44,210
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 7,430 0.14 $21.06 $43,810
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities) 6,500 0.39 $18.42 $38,320

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 55,050 2.71 $18.72 $38,940
Traveler Accommodation 32,920 1.74 $16.89 $35,130
Rooming and Boarding Houses 190 1.52 $17.13 $35,620
Facilities Support Services 2,030 1.41 $18.49 $38,470
Vocational Rehabilitation Services 1,410 0.43 $16.96 $35,280

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) 310 0.02 $37.47 $77,940
Legal Services 80 0.01 $28.69 $59,670
Scientific Research and Development Services 130 0.02 $28.56 $59,400
Other Information Services 50 0.02 $26.49 $55,100
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories 30 0.01 $25.83 $53,730


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 18,310 1.18 0.98 $22.29 $46,360
New York 14,470 1.61 1.33 $24.28 $50,510
Texas 10,460 0.90 0.75 $17.46 $36,320
Florida 9,450 1.19 0.98 $17.33 $36,040
Illinois 7,030 1.20 0.99 $20.17 $41,950



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)
Nevada 3,370 2.74 2.26 $18.47 $38,410
District of Columbia 1,490 2.20 1.82 $21.59 $44,920
North Dakota 920 2.06 1.70 $18.54 $38,560
Hawaii 1,240 2.00 1.65 $20.23 $42,080
Rhode Island 880 1.86 1.54 $17.77 $36,960



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 14,470 1.61 1.33 $24.28 $50,510
Connecticut 2,050 1.23 1.02 $23.85 $49,610
Massachusetts 4,370 1.29 1.06 $22.93 $47,700
California 18,310 1.18 0.98 $22.29 $46,360
New Jersey 3,900 1.00 0.82 $22.09 $45,940




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-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 8,940 1.38 1.14 $25.03 $52,050
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,460 1.85 1.52 $19.17 $39,870
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 4,420 1.24 1.02 $21.65 $45,040
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,000 0.97 0.80 $21.57 $44,870
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 3,180 1.28 1.06 $18.57 $38,630
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 2,800 3.10 2.56 $18.64 $38,780
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 2,470 1.82 1.51 $24.78 $51,550
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 2,370 0.81 0.67 $18.41 $38,290
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 2,360 1.34 1.11 $24.10 $50,140
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 2,240 2.00 1.65 $17.71 $36,830