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)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska 479518 8.125 3059
United States 243,500267,600 9.912,900 15,40030,710

Job outlook

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

2019 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 21.2312.6215.34 19.6125.9132.38
Alaska 21.4013.3115.19 20.5526.5331.42
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 22.9914.3417.11 22.0227.3334.58
Fairbanks North Star Borough 20.4715.0316.83 18.5820.7633.55
Balance of State 20.8112.8514.28 21.0926.9029.78

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

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