Average Head Housekeeper Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Head Housekeeper is $11.29.
MEDIAN $11.29
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Hourly Rate
$9 - $16
$15 - $1,028
Total Pay
$18,642 - $35,163

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Job Description for Head Housekeeper

Head Housekeeper Tasks
  • Supervise housekeeping staff, preparing schedules, assigning duties, and providing guidance and performance feedback.
  • Maintain inventory of housekeeping supplies, coordinating or ordering replacements and equipment repair.
  • Respond to guest requests, inquiries, and issues and manage lost and found.
  • Coordinate and/or facilitate housekeeping staff training on standard operating procedures, safety policies, and health/sanitation regulations.
  • Inspect premises, public areas, and/or guest rooms, ensuring compliance to company procedures and health/sanitation standards.

Popular Employer Salaries for Head Housekeeper

The top respondents for the job title Head Housekeeper are from the companies Motel 6, Comfort Inn and Suites and Laquinta Inn. Reported salaries are highest at Laquinta Inn where the average pay is $12.50. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Americinn Lodge and Suites, earning around $11.22. Comfort Inn and Suites pays the lowest at around $9.38. Holiday Inn Express also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $9.44.

Career Paths

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Head Housekeeper
Housekeeping Supervisor
Executive Housekeeper
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Head Housekeeper Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Head Housekeeper

An entry-level Head Housekeeper with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.13 based on 7 salaries. An early career Head Housekeeper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.55 based on 182 salaries. A mid-career Head Housekeeper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.35 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Head Housekeeper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.90 based on 125 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $12.

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Years of Experience

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