Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2011

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)
171,960 0.9 % $18.16 $37,760 0.3 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $10.60 $13.11 $16.94 $22.06 $28.05
Annual Wage (2) $22,040 $27,270 $35,230 $45,870 $58,350


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 52,830 2.95 $17.41 $36,220
Traveler Accommodation 29,140 1.71 $15.70 $32,660
Elementary and Secondary Schools 23,820 0.28 $20.30 $42,230
Nursing Care Facilities 8,220 0.49 $17.40 $36,180
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 8,090 0.16 $19.19 $39,910

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 52,830 2.95 $17.41 $36,220
Traveler Accommodation 29,140 1.71 $15.70 $32,660
Facilities Support Services 1,130 0.83 $18.37 $38,210
Rooming and Boarding Houses 70 0.64 $20.58 $42,800
Nursing Care Facilities 8,220 0.49 $17.40 $36,180

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 $36.28 $75,470
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing 50 0.01 $25.70 $53,450
Legal Services 70 0.01 $25.37 $52,760
Other Ambulatory Health Care Services 40 0.02 $25.26 $52,540
Other Information Services 40 0.03 $24.57 $51,120


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 15,790 1.13 0.84 $19.99 $41,570
New York 13,790 1.64 1.22 $23.35 $48,560
Texas 11,570 1.12 0.84 $15.87 $33,000
Florida 9,010 1.26 0.94 $16.45 $34,210
Illinois 7,930 1.42 1.06 $19.73 $41,030




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 3,200 2.87 2.14 $18.10 $37,650
District of Columbia 1,680 2.61 1.95 $20.04 $41,690
Wyoming 610 2.23 1.66 $17.01 $35,390
Hawaii 1,210 2.09 1.56 $18.45 $38,370
New Mexico 1,400 1.81 1.35 $14.47 $30,100




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 13,790 1.64 1.22 $23.35 $48,560
Massachusetts 4,240 1.34 1.00 $22.16 $46,100
Rhode Island 370 0.82 0.61 $21.69 $45,120
Connecticut 2,230 1.39 1.03 $21.57 $44,870
New Jersey 4,820 1.28 0.95 $20.87 $43,410





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 7,610 1.50 1.12 $24.12 $50,170
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 5,350 1.49 1.11 $20.70 $43,050
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,780 2.07 1.54 $18.87 $39,240
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 3,880 1.02 0.76 $19.92 $41,420
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 3,340 1.50 1.12 $16.32 $33,950
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 2,830 1.11 0.83 $16.53 $34,380
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division 2,720 1.50 1.12 $21.22 $44,130
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 2,560 3.18 2.37 $17.80 $37,020
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 2,560 1.52 1.14 $22.59 $46,990
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 2,280 1.33 0.99 $18.46 $38,400