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.
51-6011 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
Operate or tend washing or dry-cleaning machines to wash or dry-clean industrial or household articles, such as cloth garments, suede, leather, furs, blankets, draperies, linens, rugs, and carpets. Includes spotters and dyers of these articles.
Illustrative examples: Laundry Sorter,
Laundry Equipment Operator,
Broad Occupation: 51-6010 Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers
Minor Group: 51-6000 Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers
Major Group: 51-0000 Production Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010