Hot Careers in Canada


Love keeping things safe, clean and clutter-free? A career as a cleaner may be right for you.

To view a detailed profile, including wages, educational requirements and job outlook, click on the career name for more information.

Career Estimated Entry-Level Salary Average Annual Salary (2010-2011)
Janitors, Caretakers and Building Superintendents $20,154 $33,833
Hospital Cleaners $21,074 $29,182
Specialized Cleaners $21,320 $30,513
Window Cleaners $21,320 $30,513


Working Environment

A variety of industries ranging from institutions in hospitality, health care, education, and recreation facilities to cleaning service companies and private residences.

Certification and Advancement

In organizations where there are several maintenance workers on staff, opportunities for promotion to supervisor or to area manager is one avenue for career advancement.

Career Outlook

Many opportunities will open due to retiring professionals.