JANITOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$24,000
$17,000
Min 10%
$24,000
Median 50%
$33,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Kroger
Highest Paying City
Anchorage, AK
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.0 years
How much does a janitor make?
As a Janitor in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $24,106 per year or $11.59 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $33,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $17,000 per year. Professional companies and Finance companies have the most job opportunities for Janitors. States with the highest Janitor salaries include Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Montana, and Idaho. The typical tenure for a Janitor is 2.0 years.
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Average Janitor Salary By Company

Janitors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Finance companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Janitors at Kroger and Mallinckrodt report the highest salaries. Companies like Lincoln Tech and Morton's The Steakhouse also pay high salaries to their Janitors.

Average Janitor Salary By Location

Janitors in the United States of America make on average $24,106 a year or $11.59 per hour. Janitors make the most in Anchorage, AK at about $33,553 per year. Not only that, Anchorage, AK also has an average entry-level salary of $26,000. Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, Montana, and Idaho are the top 5 highest earning states for Janitors. District of Columbia, Virginia, Florida, Georgia, and North Carolina are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Anchorage, AK
$33,553
2
Urban Honolulu, HI
$33,241
3
Bellevue, WA
$27,984
4
Portland, OR
$27,191
5
San Diego, CA
$26,818

Average Janitor Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Janitor works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Professional companies, Hospitality companies, and Construction companies pay their Janitors well. Salaries for Janitors in Professional companies average $24,366 annually, while Hospitality companies and Construction companies pay $24,304 and $24,126, respectively. The average salary for Janitors in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $23,437.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Professional
$24,366
2
Hospitality
$24,304
3
Construction
$24,126
4
Finance
$23,437

RECENTLY ADDED Janitor SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
McGinley Maintenance
Janitor
10/31/2019
$20,870
10/31/2019
$30,804
Jobsource Downey
Janitor
10/31/2019
$29,218
Halpin Staffing Services
Janitor
10/30/2019
$25,044
10/30/2019
$29,218
10/30/2019
$29,218
10/29/2019
$23,562
10/29/2019
$22,957
Omaha, NE
10/28/2019
$18,783
Workbox Staffing
Janitor
10/28/2019
$20,870
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