Tipping Guidelines for Housekeepers?

Answer Whether in a hotel or in your private home, a housekeeper works to make your living environment clean and comfortable. Tipping can be such a complicated issue -- you may not be sure when it is appr... Read More »

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The Average Salary of Housekeepers?

Housekeepers or maids do light cleaning in private homes, hotels, hospitals, offices and apartments. They can vacuum, dust, mop, sweep, clean bathrooms and kitchens, and also do windows. The highes... Read More »

How much do housekeepers get paid?

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the pay scale for a housekeeper as of May 2008 ranged from $7.09 to $13.72 per hour. The median rate of pay was $9.13 per hour. The highest-paying ... Read More »

How much do housekeepers make?

As of October 2009, housekeepers make an average salary of $24,000 per year. Nannies average from $23,000 to $27,000, while directors of housekeeping at hospitals and corporations make up to $65,00... Read More »

Do you tip housekeepers on a regular basis?

Hotel housekeepers should be tipped regularly, if possible; although it's not a requirement. CNN Money recommends tipping housekeepers between $2 and $5 per night, depending on the hotel and the qu... Read More »