Laundry Attendant Salary

Average Laundry Attendants in the United States make around $9.36 per hour. Experience level and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Work is enjoyable for Laundry Attendants, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Women make up the vast majority of Laundry Attendants (84 percent) who answered the questionnaire. While a majority report receiving no health benefits, the greater part do receive medical coverage, and slightly less than a third have dental, as well.

$18,000 - $22,192
$20K
MEDIAN: $20,405
50%

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$7.95 - $12.27
$7
$9
$12
MEDIAN: $9.55
10%
50%
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$0$26K
Salary $20,405
Bonus $200
Commission $1,216
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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$16,570 - $26,004
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data $0$17
Hourly Rate $7.95 - $12.27
Hourly Tips $0.50
Overtime $7.78 - $17.09
Annual Data $0$26K
Bonus $200
Commission $1,216
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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$16,570 - $26,004
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 324

Job Description for Laundry Attendant

Hotels, resorts, and other large hospitality companies are the typical employers of laundry attendants. These personnel are key to maintaining clean and healthy guestroom environments. They help not only with cleaning, but also with ironing and pressing linens and garments.

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Laundry Attendant Tasks

  • Operate laundry equipment, loading, and unloading machines and adding chemicals.
  • Record loads and laundry processed.
  • Fold, sort, and organize clean laundry.
  • Remove lint and debris and ensure that machines are in good working order.

Laundry Attendant Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Laundry Attendant


Healthcare Services Group, Inc. offers the smallest salaries in town — $17K on average — but the considerable range in workers' salaries (stretching from $15K to $30K) creates a rather varied pay scale.

Pay by Experience Level for Laundry Attendant

Pay by Experience for a Laundry Attendant has a positive trend. An entry-level Laundry Attendant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $19,000 based on 197 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Laundry Attendant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 62 salaries. An experienced Laundry Attendant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $20,000 based on 56 salaries. A Laundry Attendant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $22,000 based on 17 salaries.

Laundry Attendant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Laundry Attendant?

Laundry Attendant in Dallas:
"So/So."
Pros: That I'm not CONSTANTLY watched over, I'm left alone and trusted enough that I will complete my daily duties.
Cons: The pay is LESS THAN MINIMUM WAGE!SO MANY RESPONSIBILITIES& $6.75/HR is NOT ENOUGH for everything I do. Not to mention I commute by bike. 1way = 30Min.

Laundry Attendant in Ontario:
"How physical it would be."
I would say can be stressful because of the demand. It is a very physical job. It is also a heavy duty job.

Laundry Attendant in Houston:
"Laundry room."
Pros: I like the girls on the morning crew, Love working with the sick , becuz I was once sick.
Cons: The night crew.

Key Stats for Laundry Attendant

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Laundry Attendant Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$20,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 62%