Cleaner or domestic
- Empties ashtrays, waste bins and removes rubbish.
- Washes down walls and ceilings.
- Cleans toilets and bathrooms.
- Dusts and polishes furniture and fittings.
- Scrubs, washes, sweeps and polishes floors, corridors and stairs.
Typical Education Level
Level 1 NVQ; GCSE at grades D-G
Will retirement created job openings
In the UK, 29% 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 cleaner or domestic is £14,645
The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 21,952. 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 cleaner or domestic roles.
How well does it pay?
Normal pay for this occupation is £14,645 per year. That is about £1,220 per month or £7.51 per hour. New workers generally start on £3,424, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £20,288
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, 21,952 people are employed in the region.