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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.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
372012  Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners 24,979 26,918 1,939 7.76 % 790 194 596 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
Accommodation and Food Services    8,490  34 % 9,100  34 % 610  7 % $30,680
Health Care and Social Assistance    6,210  25 % 7,010  26 % 800  13 % $31,140
Administrative and Support Services    3,410  14 % 3,540  13 % 130  4 % $25,350
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    3,410  14 % 3,540  13 % 130  4 % $25,350
Hospitals    2,870  11 % 3,220  12 % 350  12 % $33,040
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    2,560  10 % 2,790  10 % 230  9 % $26,520
Educational Services    470  2 % 520  2 % 50  9 % $33,160
Educational Services    470  2 % 520  2 % 50  9 % $33,160
Real Estate    350  1 % 380  1 % 30  9 % $27,870
Social Assistance    300  1 % 350  1 % 50  19 % $28,760
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    290  1 % 310  1 % 20  7 % $29,310
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries    240  1 % 260  1 % 20  7 % $30,060
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