Hotel Housekeeping Aide/Attendant/Assistant Salary (United States)

Hourly wages for Hotel Housekeeping Aides in the United States typically come in around $8.73 per hour. The pay spectrum stretches from $7.37 per hour to $13.05. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Although 42 percent have medical coverage and about a third have dental coverage, more than half claim no health benefits at all. The majority of Hotel Housekeeping Aides claim high levels of job satisfaction. This outline is based on answers to PayScale's salary survey.
Hotel Housekeeping Aide/Attendant/Assistant Salary (?
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$14,795 - $65,326
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MEDIAN: $29,277
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Hotel Housekeeping Aide/Attendant/Assistant Salary (?
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$7.37 - $13.05
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$14,795 - $65,326  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $495.18  
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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$15,419 - $30,178  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.37 - $13.05  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.08 - $1.78  
Overtime
$1.39 - $18.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $495.18  
   
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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$15,419 - $30,178  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 428
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Job Description for Hotel Housekeeping Aide/Attendant/Assistant

Hotel housekeeping aides/attendants/assistants are responsible for helping with all aspects of upkeep and preparation for their company's accommodations. They assist guests with any needs, such as cleaning issues or broken hotel equipment or furniture, as well as coordinate repairs by contacting the appropriate hotel department and ensuring the issue is resolved in a timely fashion. If needed, hotel housekeeping aids deliver and set up replacement furniture or equipment to the guest’s room. These aides may also assist housekeepers by maintaining housekeeper carts and equipment, as well as restock linens in appropriate storage areas to make them readily available for housekeepers. As housekeeping aides work, they actively seek out any cleaning or maintenance tasks that may be required, such as placing caution signs or cleaning trash in public areas. They are also responsible for notifying other staff about hazards such as chemical spills and other accidents that occur.
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Hotel Housekeeping Aide/Attendant/Assistant Tasks
  • Disinfect and wash beds and trash cans as scheduled.
  • Perform deep cleaning of rooms as assigned.
  • Fill cart with supplies and transport cart to assigned area.
  • Clean rooms on a daily basis.
  • Clean accidental spills and carries out cleaning tasks other than daily routine.

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Pay by Experience Level for Hotel Housekeeping Aide/Attendant/Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Starting out, salaries fall in the $18,401 range but grow to $19,481 after five to 10 years. Earnings total $21K after one to two decades. Hotel Housekeeping Aides' salaries shift downward after two decades on the job, averaging $19,216. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 11 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 13 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 6 percent. In this field, workers tend to have anywhere from one to nine years of experience—of those surveyed, around two-thirds land within this range.

Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
$19,000
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For Hotel Housekeeping Aides, Chicago provides a pay rate that is 38 percent greater than the national average. Hotel Housekeeping Aides will also find cushy salaries in New York (+37 percent) and Las Vegas (+22 percent).

Experience Affects Hotel Housekeeping Aide/Attendant/Assistant Salaries

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Mid-Career
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National Average
$19,000
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
84%
female alumni
 
Male
16%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 42% dental benefits Dental: 34%
vision benefits Vision: 26% employee benefits None: 55%
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