Numbers of Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations in Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division

Occupation group

Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance Occupations

Year Number
2005 128,030
2006 128,700
2007 122,740
2008 120,570
2009 116,400
2010 117,020
2011 118,430
2012 118,440
2013 122,470
2014 117,930
2015 107,130
2016 99,590
2017 98,470

Individual occupations

First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers

Year Number
2005 6,150
2006 5,540
2007 5,590
2008 4,950
2009 5,180
2010 4,810
2011 5,350
2012 4,980
2013 4,850
2014 4,530
2015 4,420
2016 3,930
2017 3,130

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

Year Number
2005 3,330
2006 3,140
2007 2,630
2008 2,480
2009 2,130
2010 2,020
2011 1,910
2012 1,570
2013 1,900
2014 2,150
2015 2,450
2016 2,380
2017 1,870

Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

Year Number
2005 65,790
2006 67,740
2007 65,390
2008 66,920
2009 63,640
2010 65,480
2011 66,550
2012 66,740
2013 66,850
2014 62,360
2015 58,410
2016 53,100
2017 55,350

Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners

Year Number
2005 22,860
2006 22,800
2007 22,650
2008 21,350
2009 21,940
2010 20,570
2011 20,520
2012 21,040
2013 23,660
2014 24,190
2015 21,190
2016 21,000
2017 19,770

Building Cleaning Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 1,620
2008 370
2011 70
2012 150
2013 570

Pest Control Workers

Year Number
2005 700
2006 830
2007 740
2008 930
2009 870
2011 1,420
2012 1,320
2013 1,040
2014 1,070
2015 800
2016 510
2017 640

Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Year Number
2005 23,970
2006 23,980
2007 22,350
2008 22,260
2009 20,780
2010 21,140
2011 20,490
2012 20,060
2013 20,020
2014 20,030
2015 17,850
2016 17,360
2017 16,640

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

Year Number
2005 1,060
2006 820
2007 790
2008 520
2009 620
2011 270
2013 170
2014 160
2015 180

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

Year Number
2005 160
2006 60
2007 60
2008 190
2010 810
2011 900
2012 870
2014 780
2015 300
2016 290
2017 140

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

Year Number
2007 920
2008 590
2010 390
2011 940
2012 1,610
2013 2,530
2014 2,140
2015 1,310
2016 530
2017 370