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Janitors and Cleaners

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: $18.61
Statewide median: $25.22

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Janitors and Cleaners *

Area Low Median High
U S
$14.66 $17.36 $19.64
Minnesota
$16.69 $18.61 $22.00
Central Minnesota
$15.85 $18.03 $21.62
Northeast Minnesota
$14.99 $17.74 $22.02
Northwest Minnesota
$15.62 $18.33 $22.19
Southeast Minnesota
$16.57 $18.16 $22.50
Southwest Minnesota
$15.47 $17.97 $21.39
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$17.24 $18.89 $22.09

* "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 42,750 workers employed in this very large career.

Where do Janitors and Cleaners most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 60,938 new Janitors and Cleaners to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Janitors and Cleaners
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 2,217,000 2,344,200 127,200 5.7%
Minnesota 42,824 45,348 2,524 5.9%
Central Minnesota 4,366 4,614 248 5.7%
Northeast Minnesota 1,968 2,133 165 8.4%
Northwest Minnesota 3,232 3,444 212 6.6%
Southeast Minnesota 3,522 3,763 241 6.8%
Southwest Minnesota 2,835 3,052 217 7.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 26,754 28,257 1,503 5.6%


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