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Occupational Employment Statistics


53-7061 Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Wash or otherwise clean vehicles, machinery, and other equipment. Use such materials as water, cleaning agents, brushes, cloths, and hoses. Excludes “Janitors and Cleaners, Except Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners" (37-2011).

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 58042$16.68/hr$12.16/hr$14.57/hr$15.52/hr$19.17/hr$20.40/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Natural Resources and MiningN/AN/A
Trade, Transportation and Utilities2,520$15.77/hr
Financial Activities50$15.84/hr
Professional and Business Services750$16.90/hr
Education and Health ServicesN/AN/A
Leisure and Hospitality30$19.37/hr
Other Services1,740$15.21/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Northeast Balance of State 90$15.34/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 130$15.49/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 140$15.04/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 170$15.28/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 210$15.25/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 270$15.15/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 280$15.67/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 290$15.17/hr5.7%
Southwest Balance of State 460$15.37/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 470$15.54/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 490$15.47/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 520$15.25/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 530$15.53/hr4.3%
Northwest Minnesota 540$15.47/hr6.0%
Southeast Minnesota 580$15.52/hr4.5%
Central Minnesota 720$15.67/hr2.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,010$16.89/hr5.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 3,370$16.90/hrN/A
Minnesota 5,770$16.02/hr5.2%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials 210$14.56/hr-12.0%
Rock Splitters, Quarry 100$25.36/hr8.5%
Tire Builders 20$19.08/hrN/A

  • Sweep, shovel, or vacuum loose debris or salvageable scrap into containers and remove containers from work areas.
  • Turn valves or disconnect hoses to eliminate water, cleaning solutions, or vapors from machinery or tanks.
  • Pre-soak or rinse machine parts, equipment, or vehicles by immersing objects in cleaning solutions or water, manually or using hoists.
  • Scrub, scrape, or spray machine parts, equipment, or vehicles, using scrapers, brushes, clothes, cleaners, disinfectants, insecticides, acid, abrasives, vacuums, or hoses.
  • Press buttons to activate cleaning equipment or machines.
  • Apply paints, dyes, polishes, reconditioners, waxes, or masking materials to vehicles to preserve, protect, or restore color or condition.
  • Drive vehicles to or from workshops or customers' workplaces or homes.
  • Clean the plastic work inside cars, using paintbrushes.
  • Maintain inventories of supplies.
  • Turn valves or handles on equipment to regulate pressure or flow of water, air, steam, or abrasives from sprayer nozzles.