Building and Grounds Cleaning Occupations

  Occupation Job Summary Entry-Level Education 2012 MEDIAN PAY
Grounds maintenance workers

Grounds Maintenance Workers

Grounds maintenance workers provide a pleasant outdoor environment by ensuring that the grounds of houses, businesses, and parks are attractive, orderly, and healthy.

See How to Become One $23,970
Janitors and building cleaners

Janitors and Building Cleaners

Janitors and building cleaners keep many types of buildings clean, orderly, and in good condition.

Less than high school $22,320
Maids and housekeeping cleaners

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

Maids and housekeeping cleaners perform general cleaning tasks, including making beds and vacuuming halls, in private homes and commercial establishments.

Less than high school $19,570
Pest control workers

Pest Control Workers

Pest control workers remove unwanted creatures, such as roaches, rats, ants, bedbugs, and termites that infest buildings and surrounding areas.

High school diploma or equivalent $30,060

Publish Date: Wednesday, January 8, 2014