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Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners (37-2011)

Keep buildings in clean and orderly condition. Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. Duties may include tending furnace and boiler, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 5574 5717 2.57 345 398 757
United States 2404400 2564200 0.0 151900 175200 343100
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with very high employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 15.10 9.80 11.61 13.98 17.60 22.54
Alaska 17.24 11.63 13.62 16.67 19.78 24.01
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 16.48 11.36 13.07 16.10 19.12 22.97
Fairbanks North Star Borough 18.09 12.15 13.50 15.57 18.90 25.24
Balance of State 18.23 12.52 14.60 17.86 21.41 25.01

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.