Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners


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.


Top Industries of Employment

  1. Services To Buildings
  2. Elementary And Secondary Schools
  3. Colleges And Universities
  4. Religious Organizations
  5. Eating And Drinking Places

2002 - 2003 Wages
by MSA and Workforce Investment Areas

Area Employment**
Total
Hourly Wage Annual
Mean Entry Experienced Mean Entry Experienced
Missouri 40,530 9.08 6.58 10.33 18,880 13,680 21,480
Joplin MSA 910 8.82 6.56 9.95 18,340 13,640 20,690
Columbia MSA 1,300 8.81 6.48 9.97 18,320 13,490 20,740
St Joseph MSA 570 8.80 6.22 10.10 18,310 12,930 21,000
Springfield MSA 2,260 8.68 6.27 9.88 18,050 13,050 20,540
St Louis MSA 20,030 9.40 6.74 10.73 19,550 14,010 22,310
Kansas City* 8,220 9.75 6.78 11.23 20,271 14,104 23,355
Central Region* 3,620 8.57 6.44 9.64 17,829 13,398 20,044
Northeast Region* 1,280 8.39 6.17 9.50 17,456 12,842 19,763
Northwest Region* 1,270 8.79 6.34 10.02 18,286 13,194 20,832
Ozark Region* 3,260 8.46 6.52 9.43 17,598 13,561 19,616
South Central Region* 640 7.63 6.08 8.41 15,875 12,643 17,490
Southeast Region* 2,340 8.01 6.11 8.96 16,663 12,700 18,645
Southwest Region* 1,480 8.62 6.52 9.66 17,921 13,569 20,097
St. Charles* 1,110 10.12 7.29 11.53 21,044 15,170 23,981
St. Louis City* 5,520 9.12 6.74 10.31 18,961 14,013 21,435
St. Louis County* 8,210 9.39 6.67 10.75 19,525 13,868 22,353
West Central Region* 1,560 8.94 6.58 10.13 18,600 13,678 21,061
Jefferson/Franklin Consortium* 1,290 9.00 6.77 10.12 18,722 14,075 21,046

Long-term Employment Projections

Area Employment ** Change 2000-2010 Annual
Avg Openings
Long-term
Outlook
2000 Estimated 2010 Projected Number Percent
Missouri 45,490 50,140 4,650 10.22 1,287 Outstanding
Kansas City MSA 15,380 17,540 2,160 14.04 494 Outstanding
St Louis MSA 24,180 26,990 2,810 11.62 718 Outstanding
Central Region* 4,260 4,830 570 13.38 134 Great
Northeast Region* 1,370 1,530 160 11.68 41 Outstanding
Northwest Region* 1,500 1,630 130 8.67 27 Great
Ozark Region* 3,220 3,830 610 18.94 119 Outstanding
South Central Region* 900 1,010 110 12.22 27 Outstanding
Southeast Region* 1,950 2,190 240 12.31 59 Outstanding
Southwest Region* 1,670 1,820 150 8.98 45 Great
West Central Region* 1,570 1,680 110 7.01 39 Outstanding

* - Workforce Investment Areas
** - Why are the employment levels different for the same occupation?



This Occupation generally requires short-term on-the-job training