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Housekeeper Salary

How Much Does a Housekeeper Make in the United States?

The average base salary for a Housekeeper in the United States is a month or $26,810 per year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Average Housekeeper Base Salary:

What can I earn as a Housekeeper?Your salary is 0 the US national average
$12.89
$12.89
12.89

The average wage for a Housekeeper is per hour.

Housekeepers in the hospitality industry often receive tips from guests, adding to their overall earnings.

Annual Mean Wage of Housekeepers by State

[The latest data collected from BLS and the labor/employment departments of the respective states]

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Housekeeper Salary in Major US Cities

Miami

Annual mean wage

$46,290

New York City

Annual mean wage

$54,017

Chicago

Annual mean wage

$49,910

Los Angeles

Annual mean wage

$53,920

[Sources: BLS; New York State Department of Labor]

 

High-Paying Cities for Housekeepers

CityAvg SalaryAvg Hourly Wage
Chicago, IL49,91024.00
Los Angeles, CA53,92025.92
Miami, FL46,29022.25
NYC, NY54,01725.97

Average Housekeeper Salary by State

Explore the average Housekeeper salary by state.

StateAvg. Salary
Alabama$26,235
Alaska$33,740
Arizona$32,360
Arkansas$26,160
California$41,996
Colorado$34,950
Connecticut$33,562
Delaware$28,505
Florida$29,078
Georgia$25,880
Hawaii$47,350
Idaho$30,530
Illinois$33,940
Indiana$28,690
Iowa$28,240
Kansas$27,210
Kentucky$26,380
Louisiana$24,060
Maine$33,020
Maryland$31,420
Massachusetts$38,780
Michigan$29,680
Minnesota$34,250
Mississippi$22,510
Missouri$28,710
Montana$30,170
Nebraska$31,300
Nevada$36,320
New Hampshire$34,736
New Jersey$33,420
New Mexico$27,730
New York$46,363
North Carolina$27,440
North Dakota$30,100
Ohio$27,890
Oklahoma$24,850
Oregon$35,812
Pennsylvania$29,880
Rhode Island$33,384
South Carolina$27,887
South Dakota$27,710
Tennessee$26,502
Texas$27,664
Utah$31,980
Vermont$33,790
Virginia$28,800
Washington$36,040
West Virginia$26,978
Wisconsin$30,160
Wyoming$32,110
District of Columbia$41,930

How Much Do Similar Careers to a Housekeeper Get Paid?

Housekeepers in the U.S. earn less than Porters, Valets and Concierges.

Job TitleAverage Salary
Porter
Valet
Concierge

Labor Laws and Taxes for Housekeepers

As a Housekeeper, you need to be aware of the minimum wage, overtime pay, leave and tipping policies in your state.

Check out the guides below or view more labor laws:

To easily calculate federal, state and local taxes in your state, use our free Paycheck Calculator.

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