Head Housekeeper Salary

Women comprise the majority of Head Housekeepers in the United States. Individuals in this line of work make around $10.18 per hour on average. Pay ranges from $8.41 per hour on the low end to $15.06 on the high end. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Roughly one in three enjoy medical while roughly one in four get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to around one in six. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$19,200 - $50,629
(Median)
$19K
$28K
$51K
MEDIAN: $27,759
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$8.41 - $15.06
(Median)
$8
$10
$15
MEDIAN: $10
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$19,200 - $50,629  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $973  
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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$17,884 - $34,629  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 39
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$8.41 - $15.06  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.08 - $11.36  
Overtime
$7.63 - $20.05  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $973  
   
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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$17,884 - $34,629  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 248
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Job Description for Head Housekeeper

Larger hotels and resorts are typical employers for head housekeepers, which are normally supervisory positions that are salaried or hourly with many managerial duties. The head housekeeper has oversight on the entire housekeeping crew and likely reports to a manager, providing feedback and input on the members of the staff. A large portion of the head housekeeper's duties involves inspecting work performed by the cleaning staff at the hotel or resort and providing feedback. The head housekeeper is the first supervisor in charge of ensuring that standards of the institution are met.

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Pay by Experience Level for Head Housekeeper

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


Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $21K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $24K. Head Housekeepers claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $25K. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't higher than less experienced individuals' earnings.

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Experience Affects Head Housekeeper Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$23,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
medical benefits
Vision: 17%
dental benefits
None: 65%
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