Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Worker Salary

The average pay for a Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Worker is $8.96 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$7.51 - $11.01
(Median)
$7
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$11
MEDIAN: $8.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.51 - $11.01  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $19.87  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $101.86  
   
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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$15,709 - $23,768  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 72
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Job Description for Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Worker

Laundry and dry-cleaning workers generally work in commercial operations which handle the cleaning, care, and finishing of fine fabrics and garments. These employees handle the intake of clothing to be laundered, administer proper cleaning chemicals and procedures, and finish items with starching or pressing before they are ready. They generally work in dedicated dry-cleaning shops, but also in the dry-cleaning facilities of large hotels.

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Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Worker Tasks

  • Accept, sort, and tag incoming items, and maintain records on each customer.
  • Inspect items for quality and mend, remove spots, press, and validate final return to customer.
  • Operate washing, drying or dry cleaning machines, including loading, calibrating, and unloading.
  • Bag items and store them.

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Experience Affects Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Worker Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$19,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Experienced
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
medical benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 81%
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