Building Custodians


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Occupation is in demand for the following regions: Northeast
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100111
Building Custodians

Building Custodians - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • Janitorial services companies
  • Schools
  • Religious organizations

Outlook

Demand for this occupation will be strong. Many new jobs are expected in the health care industry to meet the demand for clean spaces. Job prospects are best for those with experience.

This is a very large occupation with a high rate of turnover. Many jobs will open to replace workers who retire or leave the occupation.

Janitors (CIS 100111)

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Illinois
89,186
Very large
&
5.8%
5.8%
>>>>
12,259
Very High
  Champaign Area
1,926
Very large
&
7.1%
7.0%
>>>>
270
Very High
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
1,432
Very large
&
5.3%
5.0%
>>>>
196
Very High
  Cook County
36,771
Very large
&
4.8%
5.6%
>>>>
4,999
Very High
  Decatur Area
711
Very large
&
9.3%
7.0%
>>>>
102
Very High
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
4,852
Very large
&
12.9%
9.7%
>>>>
724
Very High
  Du Page County
10,546
Very large
&
2.6%
5.4%
>>>>
1,396
Very High
  Edwardsville Area
1,379
Very large
&
4.9%
5.1%
>>>>
188
Very High
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
629
Very large
&
6.8%
7.0%
>>>>
87
Very High
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
900
Very large
&
6.1%
5.2%
>>>>
124
Very High
  Lake County
6,973
Very large
&
8.1%
8.6%
>>>>
984
Very High
  McHenry County
1,781
Very large
&
4.8%
6.8%
>>>>
243
Very High
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
1,173
Very large
&
10.9%
6.8%
>>>>
171
Very High
  Northwest Illinois Area
1,775
Very large
&
3.9%
3.6%
>>>>
239
Very High
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
4,585
Very large
&
7.3%
7.3%
>>>>
641
Very High
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
1,121
Very large
&
4.6%
4.3%
>>>>
152
Very High
  Rock Island-Moline Area
1,106
Very large
&
7.2%
5.7%
>>>>
155
Very High
  Rockford Area
2,354
Very large
&
7.6%
7.6%
>>>>
331
Very High
  Shawnee National Forest Area
533
Very large
&
4.9%
2.4%
>>>>
73
Very High
  Springfield Area
1,931
Very large
&
5.3%
4.7%
>>>>
264
Very High
  St Louis-Belleville Area
2,252
Very large
&
3.3%
6.4%
>>>>
301
Very High
  Vermilion County
355
Very large
&
1.7%
4.9%
>>>>
46
Very High
  Will County
4,159
Very large
&
12.7%
9.1%
>>>>
619
Very High
United States
2,374,200
Very large
&
4.4%
3.7%
>>>>
305,600
Very High
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.