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Executive Housekeeper Salary

Executive Housekeepers in the United States may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $40K per year. Final cash compensation to Executive Housekeepers varies from around $22K to approximately $59K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $5K and $2K, respectively. This group's pay is mainly influenced by residence, followed by the company and years of experience. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and more than a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by more than half. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers.

$26,749 - $60,029
(Median)
$27K
$40K
$60K
MEDIAN: $40,308
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$8.79 - $19.37
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$8
$12
$19
MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$26,749 - $60,029  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,032  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $2,384  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,185 - $58,642  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 917
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.79 - $19.37  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.20 - $0.46  
Overtime
$10.49 - $24.90  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,032  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $2,384  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,185 - $58,642  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 282

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Job Description for Executive Housekeeper

The position of executive housekeeper is a supervisory job, usually in the hospitality field. Hotels and resorts employ executive housekeepers in hands-on and administrative roles to help maintain the quality of guest-related housecleaning work.

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Executive Housekeeper Tasks

  • Oversee inspection program.
  • Perform short and long term planning and management of the hotel’s housekeeping operations.
  • Develop and recommend the budget, labor cost plans and objectives and manages within those approved plans.
  • Purchase linens and housekeeping supplies.

Common Career Paths for Executive Housekeeper


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There are some Executive Housekeepers — though it's uncommon — that transition into Hotel General Managers, where earnings are an average $52K annually. More often than not, a Director of Housekeeping role is the next step for Executive Housekeepers moving up in the field. Directors of Housekeeping usually make $49K per year. Many other Executive Housekeepers choose to take on an Assistant Hotel General Manager role, where salaries are typically $35K.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Executive Housekeeper


Many Executive Housekeepers can be found at Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn, Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn Express, and Best Western International, Inc., firms that are at the top of the field. Marriott International, Inc. does shell out the biggest paychecks — the median in that office is $46K — but the company pay scale is greatly mixed, meaning that workers on the low end may earn only $24K while workers on the upper end may rake in up to $82K. Other employers shelling out big bucks include Holiday Inn, Hilton Garden Inn, and Residence Inn By Marriott, where Executive Housekeepers typically earn around $39K, $36K, or $35K, respectively.

The lowest pay by far can be found at Holiday Inn Express — this employer offers a median salary of $21K, less than half of the top paying employer's rate. Other low-paying employers include Courtyard by Marriott at $26K and Best Western International, Inc. at $29K, though some Executive Housekeepers there earn up to $39K.

Popular Skills for Executive Housekeeper


Survey results suggest that Executive Housekeepers use a fairly large toolkit of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Spanish Language, Operations Management, People Management, and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Inventory Management and Customer Service. Those familiar with Operations Management also tend to know Scheduling.

Pay by Experience Level for Executive Housekeeper

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $32K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $40K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $43K. Executive Housekeepers with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $44K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Executive Housekeepers, San Francisco provides a pay rate that is 66 percent greater than the national average. Executive Housekeepers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+66 percent), Seattle (+39 percent), Las Vegas (+36 percent), and Fort Lauderdale (+30 percent). Charlotte is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 17 percent. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Tampa (12 percent lower) and Columbus (4 percent lower).

Executive Housekeeper Reviews

What is it like working as an Executive Housekeeper at Hampton Inn?

Executive Housekeeper in Woodbridge:
"A Lot Of Hard Work Not Enough Pay."
Pros: Working with my coworkers meeting new people and the experience.
Cons: Not being appreciated.

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Experience Affects Executive Housekeeper Salaries




National Average
$38,000


Skills That Affect Executive Housekeeper Salaries



People Management
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National Average
$38,000

Scheduling
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 198 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 62% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 36%
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