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Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

in Massachusetts

Keep buildings in clean and orderly condition. Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. Duties may include tending furnace and boiler, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
372011  Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 55,450 57,832 2,382 4.30 % 1,339 238 1,101 No formal educational credential 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    25,710  46 % 26,410  46 % 700  3 % $32,690
Administrative and Support Services    25,630  46 % 26,330  46 % 700  3 % $32,700
Educational Services    10,170  18 % 10,790  19 % 620  6 % $41,400
Educational Services    10,170  18 % 10,790  19 % 620  6 % $41,400
Health Care and Social Assistance    3,940  7 % 4,370  8 % 430  11 % $31,500
Accommodation and Food Services    2,280  4 % 2,420  4 % 140  6 % $30,380
Hospitals    1,990  4 % 2,210  4 % 220  11 % $32,440
Other Services (except Government)    1,400  3 % 1,490  3 % 90  7 % $26,590
Real Estate    1,150  2 % 1,210  2 % 60  5 % $30,590
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    1,100  2 % 1,180  2 % 80  7 % $32,030
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries    830  1 % 880  2 % 50  7 % $31,780
Social Assistance    800  1 % 880  2 % 80  10 % $29,020
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    770  1 % 840  1 % 70  9 % $31,070
Ambulatory Health Care Services    370  1 % 440  1 % 70  20 % $31,280
Wholesale Trade    360  1 % 380  1 % 20  5 % $31,650
Food Manufacturing    360  1 % 370  1 % 10  3 % $27,510
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    300  1 % 310  1 % 10  3 % $36,470
Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers    250  0 % 270  0 % 20  8 % $28,880
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries    200  0 % 210  0 % 10  7 % $32,740
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    190  0 % 180  0 % -10  -1 % $38,350
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    160  0 % 160  0 % 0  1 % $31,480
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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