The average hourly wage of a housekeeper is about $10.82, as of May 2014, according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The employment of housekeepers is expected to rise by 13 percent from 2012 to 2022.
The average annual salary of a housekeeper is about $19,570, as of May 2012. The lower 10 percent of housekeepers earned less than $16,430 and housekeepers in the top 10 percent earned more than $30,980. California has the highest employment of housekeepers at 101,660 people with the average hourly wage being $12.44, as of May 2014, reported by the BLS. The other top four states that employ the highest amount of house keepers were Florida, Texas, New York and Pennsylvania.