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The average building custodian salary in District of Columbia, United States is $32,938 or an equivalent hourly rate of $16. This is 10% higher (+$3,103) than the average building custodian salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $375. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level building custodian (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $26,371. On the other end, a senior level building custodian (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $43,350.

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Job Description
Keep buildings in clean and orderly condition. Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. Duties may include tending furnace and boiler, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk.

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