Entry-Level Custodian Salary

The average wage for an Entry-Level Custodian is $10.96 per hour.

$14,955 - $40,946
$15K
$24K
$41K
MEDIAN: $23,524
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50%
90%

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$8.62 - $15.61
$8
$11
$16
MEDIAN: $11.18
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$0$40K
Salary $14,955 - $40,946
Bonus $0.00 - $2,000
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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$17,560 - $34,947
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 260
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $8.62 - $15.61
Overtime $11.71 - $26.45
Annual Data $0$34K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,000
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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$17,560 - $34,947
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,166

Custodian Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Custodian

Custodian Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Custodian in Omaha:
"How to operate a floor buffet."
Take your hands off the buffer trigger if it gets out of control, and don't try to fight it. Keep cord behind you at all times.

Custodian in Lafayette:
"No future."
Look at other options.

Custodian in Brookville:
"That there was no room for advancing or higher pay."
Go back to school/collage and find a different job. Being a custodian is more than sweeping and mopping. Repairs need done, gym equipment needs moved around, doors need locked or unlocked for someone. You need people skills and child background checks. Knowledge of equipment, cleaning solutions, maintenance, alarms, where everything is stored, what sporting, musical or academic event is going on, and the requirements for that particular event. The different seasons need different maintenance, summer cleaning, snow removal, grass cutting, pool maintenance, football, baseball and soccer fields, all require different maintenance.

Custodian in Rotan:
"Flexible."
Find ways to stay motivated.

Custodian in Roswell:
"Low pay."
If u have years of experience in that position dont let them low ball u with cheap pay u deserve better otherwise if you're new then its fair pay.

Custodian in Cicero:
"Work for older humans."
If you are younger than 35.. Go to school find a good job!!!

Custodian in Alamogordo:
"Safety First."
Always use eye and hand protection when using chemicals.

Key Stats for Custodian

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 215 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
16%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 215 votes.

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
no benefits
None: 38%