Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Worker is $10.96
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Workers?
An entry-level Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.32 based on 9 salaries. An early career Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.31 based …Read more
What Do Laundry or Dry-Cleaning Workers Do?
Laundry and dry-cleaning workers generally work in commercial operations which handle the cleaning, care, and finishing of fine fabrics and garments. These employees handle the intake of clothing to be laundered, administer proper cleaning chemicals and procedures, and finish items with starching or pressing before they are ready. They generally work in dedicated dry-cleaning shops, but also in the dry-cleaning facilities of large hotels.
The first part of a laundry and dry-cleaning worker's …Read more
- Operate washing, drying or dry cleaning machines, including loading, calibrating, and unloading.
- Bag items and store them.
- Accept, sort, and tag incoming items, and maintain records on each customer.
- Inspect items for quality and mend, remove spots, press, and validate final return to customer.