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   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  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.

2016 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 19.8311.3714.06 18.3624.0630.46
Alaska 22.7215.4817.40 21.3127.7933.41
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 21.2214.4716.19 18.2426.6433.96
Fairbanks North Star Borough 22.6214.6418.87 22.0726.3031.77
Southeast Region 26.1818.2721.91 26.1129.4934.42
Balance of State 23.9016.6618.65 22.9628.7733.97

Labor Force Indicators

2016 Worker Characteristics
Total workersNonresident workers Percent nonresidentPercent age 45 plusPercent age 50 plus
568187 32.948.3 35.9
2016 Potential Supply
Qualified but working in another occupation127
Currently employed in a lower paid occupation83
UI claimants previously working in occupation95
2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 1,185
Number of job position postings 116
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 10.2

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

Alaska Job Corps   (Palmer)
Building Construction Technology

AVTEC   (Seward)
Construction Technology

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

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

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

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

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

University of Alaska Fairbanks, Rural College   (Fairbanks)
Associate of Science OEC

Yuut Elitnaurviat   (Bethel)
Construction Trades Certificate