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Maids and Housekeepers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $13.60
Statewide median: $21.49

 

This career pays well below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Maids and Housekeepers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$10.42 $12.16 $14.72
Minnesota
$11.78 $13.60 $16.20
Central Minnesota
$11.56 $13.46 $16.24
Northeast Minnesota
$11.71 $13.91 $17.37
Northwest Minnesota
$12.11 $13.97 $15.92
Southeast Minnesota
$11.32 $12.34 $14.18
Southwest Minnesota
$10.94 $12.27 $14.67
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$12.28 $14.25 $17.36

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 17,120 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Maids and Housekeepers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 33,295 new Maids and Housekeepers to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Maids and Housekeepers
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 1,494,400 1,469,000 -25,400 -1.7%
Minnesota 25,195 24,817 -378 -1.5%
Central Minnesota 2,266 2,292 26 1.1%
Northeast Minnesota 2,470 2,371 -99 -4%
Northwest Minnesota 3,242 3,192 -50 -1.5%
Southeast Minnesota 3,083 3,116 33 1.1%
Southwest Minnesota 1,610 1,571 -39 -2.4%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 9,392 9,604 212 2.3%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.