Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

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)
168,960 1.0 % $18.80 $39,110 0.5 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.74 $13.38 $17.44 $22.80 $29.02
Annual Wage (2) $22,340 $27,830 $36,270 $47,420 $60,370


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 55,260 2.81 $18.27 $38,000
Traveler Accommodation 31,730 1.70 $16.67 $34,680
Elementary and Secondary Schools 20,610 0.25 $20.62 $42,880
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 7,580 0.14 $20.00 $41,600
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities) 7,060 0.43 $18.08 $37,600

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 55,260 2.81 $18.27 $38,000
Rooming and Boarding Houses 250 2.03 $16.57 $34,460
Traveler Accommodation 31,730 1.70 $16.67 $34,680
Facilities Support Services 1,680 1.21 $18.13 $37,710
RV (Recreational Vehicle) Parks and Recreational Camps 240 0.47 $16.16 $33,600

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) 280 0.01 $38.04 $79,130
Scientific Research and Development Services 80 0.01 $27.58 $57,360
Other Information Services 50 0.03 $26.42 $54,950
Legal Services 60 0.01 $25.34 $52,700
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services 40 (7) $25.14 $52,280


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 18,670 1.23 0.99 $21.30 $44,310
New York 14,300 1.62 1.30 $24.19 $50,310
Texas 10,940 0.97 0.78 $16.18 $33,650
Florida 9,320 1.22 0.97 $17.04 $35,440
Illinois 7,250 1.26 1.01 $19.54 $40,640



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 3,320 2.79 2.23 $18.15 $37,750
Wyoming 640 2.28 1.82 $17.90 $37,230
North Dakota 950 2.15 1.72 $19.24 $40,030
Hawaii 1,290 2.11 1.69 $19.61 $40,780
District of Columbia 1,260 1.86 1.49 $20.76 $43,170



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 14,300 1.62 1.30 $24.19 $50,310
Connecticut 2,220 1.35 1.08 $22.92 $47,680
Massachusetts 4,740 1.43 1.14 $22.25 $46,270
New Jersey 4,200 1.08 0.87 $21.89 $45,540
California 18,670 1.23 0.99 $21.30 $44,310




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 8,160 1.51 1.21 $25.06 $52,110
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,550 1.91 1.53 $19.10 $39,730
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 4,530 1.21 0.97 $20.69 $43,030
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,840 0.95 0.76 $20.73 $43,120
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,200 1.34 1.07 $18.03 $37,500
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 2,760 3.17 2.53 $18.35 $38,170
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,720 0.96 0.76 $15.47 $32,180
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 2,680 2.03 1.62 $23.13 $48,100
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 2,530 1.41 1.13 $23.57 $49,030
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 2,320 1.03 0.83 $16.03 $33,330