• Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 27,980
    $21,600 range bar $36,740
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Slow Growing
  • Janitors and Cleaners keep many types of buildings clean, sanitary, orderly, and in good condition.

What do they typically do

  • Gather and empty trash
  • Sweep, mop, or vacuum building floors
  • Clean restrooms and stock them with supplies
  • Clean spills and other hazards with appropriate equipment
  • Wash windows, walls, and glass
  • Clean and disinfect surfaces that are touched frequently
  • Order cleaning supplies
  • Make minor building repairs
  • Notify managers when a building needs major repairs
  • Lock doors to secure buildings

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +0.7%
Job Openings 9,728

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