Maid Salary

The average wage for a Maid is $10.16 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
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$12,307 - $49,267
$12K
$24K
$49K
MEDIAN: $23,802
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$8.14 - $19.97
$8
$10
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MEDIAN: $10.23
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$0$49K
Salary $12,307 - $49,267
Bonus $406.95
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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$16,666 - $42,965
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31
Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $8.14 - $19.97
Hourly Tips $0.09 - $3.17
Overtime $0.00 - $22.67
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $406.95
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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$16,666 - $42,965
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 191

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Job Description for Maid

A maid is often referred to as a housekeeper, and this position can be found in organizations across the world, including cleaning in homes, hotels, and businesses. This person is responsible for maintaining the cleanliness and appearance of an interior environment. A maid will typically work daytime hours, but some will work extended hours depending on their employer. Many positions are also part-time. No formal education is required to be a maid, but experience is always beneficial. This person can work independently or as part of a team of other maids.

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Maid Tasks

  • Seal, wax, and buff floors and hard surfaces.
  • Assist painters and security engineers when assigned.
  • Clean sidewalks, including sweeping, raking leaves and shoveling snow.
  • Clean individual units when vacated or requested.
  • Sweep, mop, wash, dust and vacuum designated areas.

Maid Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Maid

Pay by Experience for a Maid has a positive trend. An entry-level Maid with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $21,000 based on 156 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Maid with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $24,000 based on 68 salaries. An experienced Maid which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 44 salaries. A Maid with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 20 salaries.

Maid Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Maid?

Maid in Minneapolis:
"Perfect Work Environment."
Pros: Friendly People, Feels like Home.
Cons: Crabby Customers, but the office does a great job at resolving issues.

Maid in Duluth:
Pros: Flexible schedule, can work when nobody else is around.
Cons: Management has unrealistic expectations for length of each cleaning, feel like I'm not taken seriously.

Key Stats for Maid

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Maid Salaries

Experienced
▲39%

Late-Career
▲31%

Mid-Career
▲8%

National Average
$22,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 91%
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