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There is more than meets the eye when it comes to being a housekeeping manager. For example, did you know that they make an average of $24.88 an hour? That's $51,760 a year!

What Does a Housekeeping Manager Do

When it comes to the most important skills required to be a housekeeping manager, we found that a lot of resumes listed 18.2% of housekeeping managers included guest rooms, while 11.4% of resumes included guest service, and 10.0% of resumes included front office. Hard skills like these are helpful to have when it comes to performing essential job responsibilities.

When it comes to searching for a job, many search for a key term or phrase. Instead, it might be more helpful to search by industry, as you might be missing jobs that you never thought about in industries that you didn't even think offered positions related to the housekeeping manager job title. But what industry to start with? Most housekeeping managers actually find jobs in the hospitality and health care industries.

How To Become a Housekeeping Manager

If you're interested in becoming a housekeeping manager, one of the first things to consider is how much education you need. We've determined that 31.0% of housekeeping managers have a bachelor's degree. In terms of higher education levels, we found that 4.4% of housekeeping managers have master's degrees. Even though some housekeeping managers have a college degree, it's possible to become one with only a high school degree or GED.

Choosing the right major is always an important step when researching how to become a housekeeping manager. When we researched the most common majors for a housekeeping manager, we found that they most commonly earn high school diploma degrees or bachelor's degree degrees. Other degrees that we often see on housekeeping manager resumes include associate degree degrees or diploma degrees.

You may find that experience in other jobs will help you become a housekeeping manager. In fact, many housekeeping manager jobs require experience in a role such as housekeeper supervisor. Meanwhile, many housekeeping managers also have previous career experience in roles such as housekeeper or executive housekeeper.

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Average Salary
$51,760
Average Salary
Job Openings
11,552
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Average Salary for a Housekeeping Manager

Housekeeping Managers in America make an average salary of $51,760 per year or $25 per hour. The top 10 percent makes over $73,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent under $36,000 per year.
Average Salary
$51,760

Best Paying Cities

City
ascdesc
Average Salarydesc
New York, NY
Salary Range52k - 87k$68k$67,707
Saint George, UT
Salary Range46k - 74k$59k$58,659
Plymouth, MA
Salary Range44k - 73k$57k$56,926
Farmington, CT
Salary Range40k - 68k$53k$53,086
Atlantic City, NJ
Salary Range41k - 68k$53k$53,003
Bloomington, MN
Salary Range42k - 64k$53k$52,518
$34k
$87k

Recently Added Salaries

Job TitleCompanyascdescCompanyascdescStart DateascdescSalaryascdesc
Housekeeping Manager
Housekeeping Manager
Concord Hospitality
Concord Hospitality
01/14/2021
01/14/2021
$53,79001/14/2021
$53,790
Housekeeping Manager
Housekeeping Manager
St. Joe Company
St. Joe Company
12/24/2020
12/24/2020
$43,00012/24/2020
$43,000
Retail EVS Housekeeping Manager: To
Retail EVS Housekeeping Manager: To
Boss Search Group, LLC
Boss Search Group, LLC
12/19/2020
12/19/2020
$47,00012/19/2020
$47,000
Hotel Housekeeping Manager
Hotel Housekeeping Manager
Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc.
Monarch Casino & Resort, Inc.
09/12/2020
09/12/2020
$33,39209/12/2020
$33,392
Hotel Housekeeping Manager
Hotel Housekeeping Manager
Monarch Casino Black Hawk
Monarch Casino Black Hawk
09/12/2020
09/12/2020
$33,39209/12/2020
$33,392
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Housekeeping Manager Resumes

Designing and figuring out what to include on your resume can be tough, not to mention time-consuming. That's why we put together a guide that is designed to help you craft the perfect resume for becoming a Housekeeping Manager. If you're needing extra inspiration, take a look through our selection of templates that are specific to your job.

Learn How To Write a Housekeeping Manager Resume

At Zippia, we went through countless Housekeeping Manager resumes and compiled some information about how best to optimize them. Here are some suggestions based on what we found, divided by the individual sections of the resume itself.

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Housekeeping Manager Demographics

Gender

female

61.8 %

male

34.1 %

unknown

4.1 %

Ethnicity

White

63.1 %

Hispanic or Latino

21.4 %

Black or African American

8.4 %

Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

71.4 %

French

4.9 %

Portuguese

3.4 %
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Housekeeping Manager Education

Majors

Business
26.6 %

Degrees

High School Diploma

31.1 %

Bachelors

31.0 %

Associate

16.7 %
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Best States For a Housekeeping Manager

Some places are better than others when it comes to starting a career as a housekeeping manager. The best states for people in this position are New York, Alaska, Rhode Island, and North Dakota. Housekeeping managers make the most in New York with an average salary of $67,432. Whereas in Alaska and Rhode Island, they would average $63,429 and $60,299, respectively. While housekeeping managers would only make an average of $59,908 in North Dakota, you would still make more there than in the rest of the country. We determined these as the best states based on job availability and pay. By finding the median salary, cost of living, and using the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Location Quotient, we narrowed down our list of states to these four.

1. New York

Total Housekeeping Manager Jobs:
731
Highest 10% Earn:
$109,000
Location Quotient:
1.41
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here

2. Alaska

Total Housekeeping Manager Jobs:
41
Highest 10% Earn:
$85,000
Location Quotient:
1.22
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here

3. Rhode Island

Total Housekeeping Manager Jobs:
43
Highest 10% Earn:
$97,000
Location Quotient:
0.88
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
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How Do Housekeeping Manager Rate Their Jobs?

What do you like the most about working as Housekeeping Manager?

The most ilove about hsk is I love to clean i enjoy every part of it I love how a room can be so ruin industry and destroyed or blk in the restroom i love how i can just turn upside down and it make sme want to stay there i lovve the compliments i get on my rooms by everyome and offer if i can trainn the others by giving them classes lol. Show More

What do you NOT like?

I do not like when staff calloff I love my job i take it very serioisly i dnt judge and im willing to show and easier way for those who need help and in a faster time fraim and for my staff to live there job and enjoy coming to work I love listening to music idk me i have always enjoyed cleaning it releases all my stress n clears my head . Show More

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Top Housekeeping Manager Employers

1. Holiday Inn Express
3.9
Avg. Salary: 
$25,774
Housekeeping Managers Hired: 
128+
2. Healthcare Services Group
4.1
Avg. Salary: 
$37,222
Housekeeping Managers Hired: 
97+
3. Marriott International
4.4
Avg. Salary: 
$41,590
Housekeeping Managers Hired: 
94+
4. Hilton
4.7
Avg. Salary: 
$36,626
Housekeeping Managers Hired: 
53+
5. Best Western
4.6
Avg. Salary: 
$25,880
Housekeeping Managers Hired: 
43+
6. Hyatt Hotels
4.1
Avg. Salary: 
$43,349
Housekeeping Managers Hired: 
42+

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Updated October 2, 2020