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Housekeepers and Maids

Overview

Maids perform general housekeeping duties (such as vacuuming and cleaning) in homes, commercial establishments, and other settings. Housekeepers manage the work of maids and other household support staff. Approximately 926,240 maids and 166,920 first-line supervisors of housekeeping and janitorial workers are employed in the United States. Maids may also be known as housekeeping cleaners.

Salary Range

Below $25,000 to $75,000

Minimum Education Level

High School Diploma

Certification/License

Recommended

Outlook

About as Fast as the Average
Personality Traits

Conventional

Hands On

Problem-Solving

Career Ladder
Executive Housekeeper

Housekeeper

Experienced Maid

Entry-Level Maid