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Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment3,340
Mean wage$15.72
Entry wage$10.82
10th percentile wage$10.08
50th percentile wage$14.57
90th percentile wage$23.45
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services1,08032.4%
Professional and Business Services54016.1%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities2708.0%
Public Administration1604.8%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration16020.67
Education and Health Services1,08018.96
Trade, Transportation and Utilities27014.43
Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners (37-2011)
Keep buildings in clean and orderly condition. Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. Duties may include tending furnace and boiler, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$14.57 $13.87  $0.70
2016$13.91+4.7%$13.24 +4.7%$0.67
2015$13.67+1.7%$13.02 +1.7%$0.66
2014$13.40+2.0%$12.76 +2.0%$0.64
2013$13.23+1.3%$12.60 +1.3%$0.64
2012$13.04+1.5%$12.41 +1.5%$0.63
2011$12.86+1.4%$12.24 +1.4%$0.62
2010$12.72+1.1%$12.11 +1.1%$0.61
2009$12.47+2.0%$11.87 +2.0%$0.60
2008$12.13+2.8%$11.55 +2.8%$0.58
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$14.57 $21.67  -$7.10
2016$13.91+4.7%$20.98 +3.3%-$7.06
2015$13.67+1.7%$20.54 +2.1%-$6.86
2014$13.40+2.0%$20.10 +2.2%-$6.69
2013$13.23+1.3%$19.69 +2.1%-$6.46
2012$13.04+1.5%$19.36 +1.7%-$6.31
2011$12.86+1.4%$19.05 +1.6%-$6.19
2010$12.72+1.1%$18.73 +1.7%-$6.00
2009$12.47+2.0%$18.48 +1.4%-$6.00
2008$12.13+2.8%$18.00 +2.6%-$5.87
Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2017
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$15.208,500
South Central$14.137,390
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$15.208,500
South Central$14.137,390
Wages in other areas
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