Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $11.00 per hour on average. The greater proportion of employees (56 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of around $9.70 per hour.
Within the firm, employees working in New Jersey take home the most — $12.50 per hour on average.
Administrative Assistants are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing approximately $14.88 per hour on average; Office Managers are next on the list, bringing in close to $13.00, followed by Office Assistants earning $10.74 and Housekeepers making approximately $10.60. Near the bottom at Merry Maids Inc are Maids, pulling in an average of just about $9.06.
Certifications and Degrees
Merry Maids Inc provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate's Degree — these employees rake in $14.88 per hour.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Scheduling; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of around $13.75 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Merry Maids Inc is Customer Service; close to one-half of employees use it for work. Some other standard skills here are Sales Management, Customer Relations, and Customer Relationship Management.
With a more than 3 to 1 female-to-male ratio, women represent the better half of Merry Maids Inc's employees who responded to the survey.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of survey participants do get paid time off for vacation, but only a third of workers get paid sick time. Slightly less than a third of workers receive health insurance, and close to a fifth of workers get dental coverage.