Executive Housekeeper Salary

It's impossible to make it big as a Executive Housekeepers in the United States; the average employee scrapes together only around $40K per year. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by the specific employer, followed by the particular city and tenure. While some workers in this profession — more than two-fifths — do not have any health coverage, slightly more than half do receive medical benefits and close to one-half have dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$26,412 - $62,921
$26K
$40K
$63K
MEDIAN: $40,173
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$9.32 - $18.69
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MEDIAN: $11.96
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$0$62K
Salary $26,412 - $62,921
Bonus $254.82 - $7,059
Commission $6,000
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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$21,135 - $57,277
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 445
Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $9.32 - $18.69
Hourly Tips $0.43
Overtime $14.84 - $24.64
Annual Data $0$57K
Bonus $254.82 - $7,059
Commission $6,000
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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$21,135 - $57,277
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 354

Job Description for Executive Housekeeper

The position of executive housekeeper is a supervisory job, usually in the hospitality field. Hotels and resorts employ executive housekeepers in hands-on and administrative roles to help maintain the quality of guest-related housecleaning work.

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Executive Housekeeper Tasks

  • Develop and recommend the budget, labor cost plans and objectives and manages within those approved plans.
  • Perform short and long term planning and management of the hotel's housekeeping operations.
  • Purchase linens and housekeeping supplies.
  • Oversee inspection program.

Common Career Paths for Executive Housekeeper


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Executive Housekeepers may progress into high-paying roles like Operations Manager, where median compensation is $59K annually. When Executive Housekeepers are ready for the next step in their careers, they often become Directors of Housekeeping or Hotel General Managers. Those roles pay an additional $15K and $18K, respectively.

Executive Housekeeper Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Executive Housekeeper


Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Executive Housekeepers include Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Marriott International, Inc., and Residence Inn By Marriott. Hyatt Hotels offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $55K. DoubleTree, Marriott International, Inc., and Hilton Corporation are a few other companies that offer generous salaries, with Executive Housekeepers earning around $51K, $46K, or $45K at each firm, respectively.

Holiday Inn Express reports the lowest median salary in the area by far — it's only $23K, less than half of the top paying employer's rate. Other low-paying employers include Comfort Inn and Suites at $26K and Hampton Inn at $28K, though some Executive Housekeepers there earn up to $44K.

Popular Skills for Executive Housekeeper


Executive Housekeepers generally report applying a varied skill set to their work. Most notably, facility with Spanish Language, Operations Management, and People Management are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 29 percent, 16 percent, and 10 percent, respectively. Most people familiar with Operations Management also know Scheduling.

Pay by Experience Level for Executive Housekeeper

Pay by Experience for an Executive Housekeeper has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Housekeeper with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 290 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Housekeeper with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 290 salaries. An experienced Executive Housekeeper which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 239 salaries. An Executive Housekeeper with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 102 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $33,680

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Executive Housekeepers, working in the bustling city of Washington has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Executive Housekeepers will also find cushy salaries in Las Vegas (+52 percent), New York (+48 percent), Fort Lauderdale (+46 percent), and Orlando (+43 percent). Indianapolis is the lowest-paying area, 18 percent south of the national average. Workers in Richmond and Columbus earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (10 percent less and 5 percent less, respectively).

Executive Housekeeper Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Executive Housekeeper?

Executive Housekeeper in Spearfish:
"Get ready to multi-task."
Pros: Fast paced, and unpredictable environment. Never a dull moment and gives me a great work out daily which ensures I stay fit. Small summer bonus given. Owner/Boss is very easy to get along with and understanding when I have a family thing come up.
Cons: Hard to find and keep good and reliable help. Very hard on my back at times and often feel pains. I feel I am under compensated for everything I oversee. Can be very stressful and overwhelming at times.

Executive Housekeeper in Ridgeland:
"I am a people person and a leader."
Pros: I love being a team leader and I love meeting new people.
Cons: I feel unappreciated by the higher up and the great job I do is not appreciated but I continue to do it because it is my passion.

Executive Housekeeper in Louisville:
"Housekeeper."
Pros: I enjoy meeting new people, My boss is a great guy too work for. And all my housekeepers are hard workers.
Cons: When my housekeepers quit on short notice. Or they are late.

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Key Stats for Executive Housekeeper

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 160 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Executive Housekeeper Salaries

▲35%

▲19%

▲6%

National Average
$34,000

▼16%

Skills That Affect Executive Housekeeper Salaries




▲10%



National Average
$34,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 160 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 42%