Janitor salary in the United States

Average salary
$26,500/yr
Based on 14,103 income tax records
$16,000
$49,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$24K
 
$26K
 
$27K
 
$27K
 
$27K
$16,000
$49,500
How much do Janitors make?
The average total salary for a Janitor is $26,500 per year. This is based on data from 14,103 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Janitor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Janitor salary can vary between $16,000 to $49,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Janitor salary by location

Janitor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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County Of Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, CA
17 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$19K – $64K
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Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$37K – $50K
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State Of Hawaii, Honolulu County, HI
30 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$35K – $46K
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ABM, King County, WA
27 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$19K – $47K
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Alliance Building Services, King County, WA
14 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$17K – $42K
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Harvard Maintenance, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$28K – $43K
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Syracuse University, Onondaga County, NY
14 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$27K – $42K
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The Pennsylvania State Universit, Centre County, PA
12 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$33K – $36K
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Skookum Educational Programs, Kitsap County, WA
14 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$23K – $41K
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Caravan Facilities, Howard County, IN
17 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$20K – $41K
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Crown Building, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$25K – $36K
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The School District Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
10 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$17K – $34K
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Express Messenger Systems, Sacramento County, CA
158 income tax records
$21,500/yr
$21K – $22K

Janitor demographics in United States

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76% are single
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24% are married
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29% have kids
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19% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Janitors in United States

14,103 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a janitor in the United States is $26,500 per year. Janitor salaries in the United States can vary between $16,000 to $49,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 14,103 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as janitor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for janitors in the United States: County of Santa Clara ($48,500 a year), Los Angeles Unified School District ($46,000 a year), and State of Hawaii ($40,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for janitors in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($38,000 a year), Boston Metro Area, MA ($37,500 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($37,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.