$31,337
Avg. Salary
$12.84
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$900

Bonus

$5,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Carpet Cleaner is $12.84 per hour.

The average pay for a Carpet Cleaner is $31,337 per year.

10%
$9.71
10%
$12.84
50%
$18.05
90%
90%
MEDIAN $12.84
10%
$20k
10%
$31k
50%
$55k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $31,337
$19,670 - $54,789
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$31K
$55K
MEDIAN: $31,337
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$0$54K
Salary $19,670 - $54,789
Bonus $101 - $3,603
Commission $204 - $50,418
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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$20,451 - $46,424
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 117
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $9.71 - $18.05
Hourly Tips $0.16 - $2.50
Overtime $12.66 - $26.88
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $101 - $3,603
Commission $204 - $50,418
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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$20,451 - $46,424
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 343

Job Description for Carpet Cleaner

Carpet cleaners are not only responsible for cleaning carpets, but also for conducting general cleaning tasks and making minor repairs. The job is physical and includes lifting and moving objects of various sizes. Carpet cleaners have many responsibilities including driving a vehicle with their equipment, taking inventory and maintaining their various tools and supplies, and loading, unloading and securing equipment. They are also responsible for lifting and moving furniture, tools, equipment and other items, as well as performing minor repairs and reporting major repairs. Carpet cleaners also recommend supplies and equipment when needed, as well as perform other duties as needed.

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Carpet Cleaner Tasks
  • Clean carpets and upholstery.
  • Operate, maintain and use proper storage of carpet equipment.
  • Report all safety hazards, broken and malfunctioning equipment.
  • Mix and utilize carpet cleaning chemicals.
  • Operate and maintain industrial carpet cleaner.

Carpet Cleaner Pay By Employer

$0$34K

$22,880

Chem-Dry
4 profiles
$22,800

Carpet Cleaner Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Carpet Cleaner

Pay by Experience for a Carpet Cleaner has a positive trend. An entry-level Carpet Cleaner with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 176 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Carpet Cleaner with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Carpet Cleaner which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 64 salaries. A Carpet Cleaner with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 22 salaries.

Carpet Cleaner Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Carpet Cleaner?

Carpet Cleaner:
Company has a pretty bad reputation for chewing up employees. Most of the people that are cleaning carpet hardly ever stay for more then 3 months. They advertise that the average tech makes 35k. But when you work 60 hours a week without overtime it’s pretty bad pay.

Carpet Cleaner in Honolulu:
"It’s wonderful."
Pros: It’s hawaii
Cons: Traffic

Carpet Cleaner in Montgomery:
"Carpet cleaner."
Pros: Very enjoyable job always good to put a smile on people's faces.
Cons: Difficult customers stress of the work.

Carpet Cleaner in Denver:
"I enjoy it."
Pros: The quality and appreciation from my work.
Cons: The pay and hours.

Key Stats for Carpet Cleaner

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Carpet Cleaner Salaries

Late-Career
▲40%

Experienced
▲20%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 30%
dental benefits
Dental: 19%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 70%