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Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaner

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.

Occupation Projection for Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaner

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
372011  Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaner 55,371 60,721 5,350 9.66 % 3,779 3,652 535 7,966 No formal educational credential 

Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaner Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2018
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    28,610  52 % 31,720  52 % 3,110  11 % $33,520
Educational Services    9,460  17 % 10,550  17 % 1,090  11 % $43,320
Educational Services    9,460  17 % 10,550  17 % 1,090  11 % $43,320
Health Care and Social Assistance    3,030  5 % 3,230  5 % 200  7 % $33,380
Accommodation and Food Services    1,700  3 % 1,790  3 % 90  5 % $32,570
Hospitals    1,600  3 % 1,700  3 % 100  7 % $34,570
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    1,500  3 % 1,660  3 % 160  11 % $33,700
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing    1,240  2 % 1,320  2 % 80  6 % $32,930
Other Services (except Government)    1,220  2 % 1,300  2 % 80  7 % $29,630
Real Estate    1,150  2 % 1,220  2 % 70  6 % $33,120
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries    1,040  2 % 1,140  2 % 100  9 % $34,070
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    560  1 % 630  1 % 70  13 % $33,260
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    480  1 % 510  1 % 30  6 % $41,080
Food Manufacturing    380  1 % 410  1 % 30  9 % $33,030
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    290  1 % 330  1 % 40  13 % $36,920
Finance and Insurance    240  0 % 260  0 % 20  5 % $34,190
Repair and Maintenance    190  0 % 210  0 % 20  9 % $29,840
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    140  0 % 150  0 % 10  7 % $33,030
Wholesale Trade    110  0 % 120  0 % 10  6 % $33,040
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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