First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers (37-1011)

Occupation description:  Directly supervise and coordinate work activities of cleaning personnel in hotels, hospitals, offices, and other establishments.

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Employment and Job Openings

  Average employment Average annual openings
  2014 estimate2024 projectionPercent change GrowthReplacementTotal
Alaska 368395 7.33 69
United States 247,900262,800 6.01,490 3,9105,400

Job outlook

  • Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities. Read more.


2015 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 19.2610.9313.63 17.8123.3529.85
Alaska 19.8015.0916.16 17.9422.3129.45
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 18.9514.7415.84 17.3518.9628.87
Fairbanks North Star Borough 19.2415.1816.20 17.9121.0426.47
Southeast Region 24.2815.4018.58 23.8329.0834.96
Balance of State 21.3815.7817.37 20.6525.5328.68

Labor Force Indicators

2015 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
543139 25.646.9 33.5
2015 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation114
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation64
UI claimants previously working in occupation85
2015 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 1,051
Number of job position postings 124
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 8.5

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: High school diploma or equivalent Work experience: Less than 5 years On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

 Degree
Alaska Job Corps   (Palmer)
Building Construction Technology

 Degree
AVTEC   (Seward)
Construction Technology

 Degree
Environmental Management Inc   (Anchorage)
Asbestos Abatement Certification Certificate
EPA/Lead Renovation, Repair, and Painting Certificate

 Degree
Ilisagvik College   (Barrow)
Construction Management Endorsement
Construction Technology AAS
Construction Technology I Certificate
Construction Technology II Certificate

 Degree
Partners for Progress in Delta, Inc   (Delta Junction)
Facilities Maintenance

 Degree
Satori Group Inc   (Anchorage)
Asbestos Awareness Certificate
Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor Initial Certificate
Asbestos Contractor/Supervisor Refresher Certificate
Asbestos Operations and Maintenance Certificate

 Degree
Southwest Alaska Vocational and Education Center   (Igiugig)
General Maintenance Tech Certificate

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks, Interior Alaska   (Fairbanks)
CTT: Facilities Maintenance OEC