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Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

in Massachusetts

Perform any combination of light cleaning duties to maintain private households or commercial establishments, such as hotels and hospitals, in a clean and orderly manner. Duties may include making beds, replenishing linens, cleaning rooms and halls, and vacuuming.

Occupation Projection for Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
372012  Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 24,977 26,748 1,771 7.09 % 1,915 1,446 177 3,538 No formal educational credential 

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Accommodation and Food Services    9,040  36 % 9,350  35 % 310  3 % $31,980
Hospitals    4,180  17 % 4,490  17 % 310  7 % $34,650
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    2,390  10 % 2,640  10 % 250  10 % $27,900
Administrative and Support Services    2,390  10 % 2,640  10 % 250  10 % $27,900
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    2,150  9 % 2,440  9 % 290  13 % $28,340
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing    350  1 % 380  1 % 30  11 % $30,520
Real Estate    350  1 % 380  1 % 30  11 % $30,520
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    110  0 % 120  0 % 10  9 % $29,730
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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