U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.
37-2012 Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners
Perform any combination of light cleaning duties to maintain private households or commercial establishments, such as hotels and hospitals, in a clean and orderly manner. Duties may include making beds, replenishing linens, cleaning rooms and halls, and vacuuming.
Illustrative examples: Chambermaid,
Broad Occupation: 37-2010 Building Cleaning Workers
Minor Group: 37-2000 Building Cleaning and Pest Control Workers
Major Group: 37-0000 Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010