• Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Maids and housekeeping cleaners perform general cleaning tasks like making beds and vacuuming halls in private homes and commercial buildings.

What do they typically do

  • Clean rooms, hallways, and other living or work areas
  • Change sheets and towels; make beds; and wash, fold, and iron clothes
  • Empty wastebaskets and take trash to disposal areas
  • Replenish supplies, such as soap and toilet paper
  • Dust and polish furniture and equipment
  • Sweep, wax, or polish floors using brooms, mops, and other floor-cleaning equipment
  • Vacuum rugs, carpets, and upholstered furniture
  • Clean and polish windows, walls, and woodwork

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +1.0%
Job Opening 5,954

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Education & Training

  • Education

    These occupations usually require a high school diploma.
    Associated Programs or Majors
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