Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2009

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

Supervise work activities of cleaning personnel in hotels, hospitals, offices, and other establishments.

National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
State profile for this occupation
Metropolitan area 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)
177,730 0.9 % $17.88 $37,180 0.4 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.51 $13.08 $16.73 $21.69 $27.29
Annual Wage (2) $21,860 $27,210 $34,810 $45,100 $56,760


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 Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Services to Buildings and Dwellings 53,950 $17.20 $35,780
Traveler Accommodation 28,450 $15.50 $32,240
Elementary and Secondary Schools 25,250 $19.97 $41,540
Nursing Care Facilities 9,020 $17.11 $35,590
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 8,260 $18.87 $39,240

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 260 $36.01 $74,910
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 40 $25.32 $52,650
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services 60 $24.96 $51,910
Other Information Services 40 $24.86 $51,700
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing 60 $24.74 $51,450


State profile for this occupation: Top

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

States with the highest concentration of workers in this occupation:

State Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage Employment per thousand workers
District of Columbia 2,090 $17.98 $37,400 3.287
Nevada 3,020 $17.98 $37,390 2.562
Wyoming 610 $16.89 $35,140 2.142
Hawaii 1,220 $17.77 $36,960 2.077
New Mexico 1,540 $14.57 $30,300 1.919

Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage Employment per thousand workers
New York 12,370 $22.37 $46,530 1.457
Rhode Island 360 $21.85 $45,440 0.790
New Jersey 5,090 $21.74 $45,230 1.323
Alaska 460 $21.55 $44,820 1.501
Connecticut 2,490 $21.26 $44,230 1.507


Metropolitan area profile for this occupation: Top

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

Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of workers in this occupation:

MSA Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage Employment per thousand workers
Napa, CA 200 $20.70 $43,050 3.200
Flagstaff, AZ 170 $16.45 $34,210 2.949
Bethesda-Frederick-Gaithersburg, MD Metropolitan Division 1,640 $17.86 $37,160 2.942
Norwich-New London, CT-RI 390 $19.18 $39,900 2.895
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 2,490 $18.08 $37,600 2.895

Top paying metropolitan areas for this occupation:

MSA Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage Employment per thousand workers
Nassau-Suffolk, NY Metropolitan Division 1,700 $25.45 $52,940 1.390
Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 40 $25.09 $52,190 0.967
Bay City, MI 30 $24.11 $50,160 0.940
Framingham, MA NECTA Division 140 $23.84 $49,590 0.890
Gainesville, FL 60 $23.54 $48,970 0.477


About May 2009 National, State, Metropolitan, and Nonmetropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

These estimates are calculated with data collected from employers in all industry sectors in metropolitan and nonmetropolitan areas in every State and the District of Columbia. The top five employment and wage figures are provided above. The complete list is available in the downloadable XLS files.

Percentile wage estimates show the percentage of workers in an occupation that earn less than a given wage and the percentage that earn more. The median wage is the 50th percentile wage estimate--50 percent of workers earn less than the median and 50 percent of workers earn more than the median. More about percentile wages.


(1) Estimates for detailed occupations do not sum to the totals because the totals include occupations not shown separately. Estimates do not include self-employed workers.

(2) Annual wages have been calculated by multiplying the hourly mean wage by a "year-round, full-time" hours figure of 2,080 hours; for those occupations where there is not an hourly mean wage published, the annual wage has been directly calculated from the reported survey data.

(3) The relative standard error (RSE) is a measure of the reliability of a survey statistic. The smaller the relative standard error, the more precise the estimate.


Other OES estimates and related information:

May 2009 National Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2009 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2009 Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Area Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

May 2009 National Industry-Specific Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates

List of Occupations in SOC Code Number Order

List of Occupations in Alphabetical Order

Download May 2009 Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates in Zipped XLS files

Technical Notes

 

Last Modified Date: May 14, 2010