United States Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations Aged 16yrs+
Updated on May 14, 2022.

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2021, the median weekly earnings (without seasonal adjustment) of full-time working Blacks aged 16 years and over in the United States who work in building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations, was $596; that of Whites in the same age group and occupation group was $632, and that of Asians in the same age group and occupation group was $691. Also, the median weekly earnings of Hispanics or Latinos, of all racial backgrounds, in the same age group and occupation group was $591.

In more simple terms, the median weekly earnings of Black workers who work in building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations was 94.3% of that of their White colleagues, and 86.3% of that of their Asian colleagues who also work in building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations. In the same vein, the median weekly earnings of White workers who work in building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations was 91.5% of that of their Asian colleagues in building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations.

A closer look at the median weekly earnings of full-time U.S. workers who work in building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations in 2021 by race, hispanic or latino ethnicity, and gender, also reveals the following rankings:

  1. Asian Men: $736
  2. White Men: $698
  3. Asian Women: $631
  4. Black Men: $627
  5. Hispanic or Latino Men: $624
  6. White Women: $551
  7. Black Women: $550
  8. Hispanic or Latino Women: $539

The charts and tables below shows the historical median weekly earnings by race and hispanic or latino ethnicity as well as by gender (without seasonal adjustment), for full-time U.S. workers who work in building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations from 2015 to 2021.

You may also be interested in similar data for several other occupation groups here.

Note: The data for Hispanics or Latinos refers to hispanics or latinos of all racial backgrounds.

U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race, Ethnicity, and Gender of Full-Time Workers in Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
Black Men
Black Women
White Men
White Women
Asian Men
Asian Women
Hispanic or Latino Men
Hispanic or Latino Women
U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black ($) White ($) Asian ($) Hispanic ($)
2,015 458 490 534 444
2,016 485 515 552 484
2,017 477 538 542 495
2,018 499 563 598 520
2,019 522 590 592 551
2,020 562 610 634 581
2,021 596 632 691 591
U.S. Men Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black Men ($) White Men($) Asian Men ($) Hispanic Men ($)
2,015 502 520 622 475
2,016 501 561 596 507
2,017 503 585 559 535
2,018 548 609 689 578
2,019 563 635 606 598
2,020 613 657 661 612
2,021 627 698 736 624
U.S. Women Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity of Full-Time Workers in Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations Aged 16yrs+ ($)
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Year Black Women ($) White Women($) Asian Women ($) Hispanic Women ($)
2,015 402 423 424 414
2,016 457 450 526 421
2,017 420 471 513 435
2,018 450 482 524 466
2,019 493 505 545 493
2,020 487 515 521 504
2,021 550 551 631 539

U.S. Median Weekly Earnings By Race and Ethnicity for Other Occupation Groups

See also the median weekly earnings by race and ethnicity for the following occupation groups in the United States, or use similar links here. You can also see the median weekly earnings by gender of many occupation groups, as well as many specific occupations.