The average hourly pay for a Laundry Attendant is $9.72.
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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. Primarily, the laundry room attendant helps sort dirty linens, towels, uniforms, and other laundry collected by housekeeping. The attendant then helps launder these items, iron and fold them as they're clean, and restock the…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Laundry Attendant
The top respondents for the job title Laundry Attendant are from the companies Healthcare Services Group, Inc., Hampton Inn and Courtyard by Marriott. Reported salaries are highest at Extended Stay America Hotels where the average pay is $12.17. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Holiday Inn and Courtyard by Marriott, earning around $11.06 and $10.00, respectively. Healthcare Services Group, Inc. pays the lowest at around $8.29. Holiday Inn Express and Hampton Inn also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $8.75 and $9.50, respectively.
Laundry Attendant Job Listings
Pay by Experience Level for Laundry Attendant
An entry-level Laundry Attendant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.19 based on 208 salaries. An early career Laundry Attendant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.43 based on 359 salaries. A mid-career Laundry Attendant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $9.82 based on 122 salaries. An experienced Laundry Attendant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.29 based on 106 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $11.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Laundry Attendant in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 18.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (15.1% more) and Charleston, South Carolina (6.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (5.7% less), San Antonio, Texas (4.2% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (2.3% less).
Years of Experience
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