Light duty cleaners

National Occupation Code (NOC): 6731  ยท  Browse All Occupations

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Light duty cleaners clean lobbies, hallways, offices and rooms of hotels, motels, resorts, hospitals, schools, office buildings and private residences. They are employed by hotels, motels, resorts, recreational facilities, hospitals and other institutions, building management companies, cleaning service companies and private individuals.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Airport Cleaner
  • Building Cleaner
  • Chambermaid
  • Charworker
  • Cleaner
  • Cleaning Lady
  • Cleaning Man/woman
  • Clean-up Crew Worker
  • Domestic Maid - Cleaning Services
  • Environmental Service Worker (ESW) - Hospital
  • Floor Cleaner
  • Floor Sweeper
  • Guest Home Cleaner
  • Hall Cleaner
  • Home Cleaner
  • Homemaker Helper - Rest Home
  • Hospital Cleaner
  • Hotel Cleaner
  • House Cleaner
  • Housekeeping Aide
  • Housekeeping Attendant
  • Housekeeping Room Attendant
  • Housemaid - Cleaning Services
  • Houseman/woman
  • Light Duty Cleaner
  • Lodge Cleaner
  • Lodging-establishment Cleaner (except Private Households)
  • Maid - Cleaning Services
  • Motel Cleaner
  • Nursing Home Cleaner
  • Office Building Cleaner
  • Office Cleaner
  • Residence Cleaner
  • Residential Boarding-home Cleaner
  • Rest Home Cleaner
  • Rest Room Attendant
  • Rest Room Cleaner
  • Room Attendant
  • Room Cleaner
  • Student Residence Cleaner
  • Sweeper
  • Tourist Camp Cleaner
  • Wall Washer
  • Washroom Cleaner
  • Cleaner
  • Hospital Cleaner
  • Hotel Cleaner
  • House Cleaner
  • Housekeeping Aide
  • Housekeeping Room Attendant
  • Light Duty Cleaner
  • Office Cleaner
  • Sweeper
  • Retail Custodial Associate
  • Housekeeping Aide
  • Housekeeping
  • Housekeeping Aid

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for light duty cleaners.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree $13,144
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $17,382
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma $17,822
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $20,191
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level $24,839
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $16,207
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $17,054
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Sex

The following table details median income by sex for light duty cleaners.

Sex Median Income
Male $15,375
Female $9,953
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (90 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for light duty cleaners.

$23,400.00
Lowest Observed
$58,500.00
Highest Observed
$29,250.00
25th Percentile
$33,172.81
Average
$31,200.00
Median
$35,978.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for light duty cleaners

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 230
25 to 34 years 180
35 to 44 years 325
45 to 54 years 495
55 to 64 years 545
65 to 74 years 85
75 years and over 10
Total 1,870
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for light duty cleaners. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 1,305
Part Time 595
Total 1,900
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Sex

This chart outlines regional employment participation by sex for light duty cleaners. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 430
Female 1,465
Total 1,895
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for light duty cleaners. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 1,470
Self Employed 395
Total 1,865
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for light duty cleaners. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 1,735
Unemployed 130
Total 1,870
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for light duty cleaners. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 425
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 870
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 120
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 350
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 30
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 100
Total 1,895
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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