Housekeeper or related occupation
- Assists employer in washing, dressing, packing and other personal activities.
- Performs a variety of domestic tasks including food preparation and service, cleaning and laundry.
- Maintains household records.
- Controls the purchase and storing of food, cleaning materials, linen and other household supplies.
Typical Education Level
Level 2 NVQ; GCSE at grades A*-C
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 30% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers
*This is based on national data
Average annual earnings
The current average wage for housekeeper or related occupation is £16,453
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 822. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
Over the past year, jobs have been posted for housekeeper or related occupation roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £16,453 per year. That is about £1,371 per month or £8.44 per hour. New workers generally start on £16,578, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £24,918
Is it growing or declining?
This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 822 people are employed in the region.