The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Janitor is $12.87.
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Job Description for Janitor
Janitors perform routine cleaning and maintenance work to maintain optimal appearance in their workplace. The specific demands of the position can vary widely depending on the building to which the janitor is assigned. Common duties include cleaning floors through a combination of mopping, sweeping, and vacuuming, waste removal, window cleaning, restroom maintenance, equipment cleaning, landscape maintenance, and minor repairs on simple equipment. Training for janitor positions is usually not …Read more
- Perform general cleaning, light floor care and special event set ups.
- Collect and remove trash and recyclables.
- Clean rest room facilities and replenish supplies.
- Clean assigned areas including furniture, telephones, fixtures, walls, windows, window sills, blinds and vents.
- Sweep, mop, and vacuum all area floors, rest rooms and break areas.
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Pay by Experience Level for Janitor
An entry-level Janitor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.28 based on 144 salaries. An early career Janitor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.63 based on 1,183 salaries. A mid-career Janitor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $11.30 based on 482 salaries. An experienced Janitor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.01 based on 440 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Janitor in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 24.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (16.6% more) and Cincinnati, Ohio (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (6.8% less).
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