TikToker broke down the $1,430 she earned in a day as a topless maid in a viral video.
In the video, which had 9 million views as of Monday, user Sammi (@sincerely__sammi69) said she cleaned just five houses on Sunday and charged $300 an hour.
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“You don’t have to tip, but most of the houses I clean do,” says Sammi.
She said she got a $150 tip from two houses and a “very generous” $200 tip from the last house she cleaned. She made a total of $2,230 for her five hours of work. This includes a total tip of $730.
Sammi revealed that 35% of the money went to security guards who would accompany her to each house and wait in the car “just in case.”
“35% is $780, but round it up because he’s great. He’s going to get $800,” she said in the video. Added a method.
A user in the comments section expressed disbelief at the amount of money the security guard received just for “sitting”.
“Wow! 35% on security? Obviously your safety is precious, but damn!” user Grace (@uhhhmazingrace) wrote.
In response to comments claiming that 35% is a “very high” amount, Sammi replied: he deserves every cent. ”
In another comment, she revealed that he was having a hard time at the moment, saying she felt he “deserved it” and agreed to help him by paying both the cost and the tip.
Other professional cleaners wondered how Sammi was able to clean the house in just one hour.
“My question as a professional housekeeper is how can you clean an entire house in 1 hour? Most houses take 2-3 hours to clean,” wrote user Leah (@cookie232388). increase.
“It takes over an hour to really clean the house,” said another.
The Daily Dot reached out to Sammi through a comment on TikTok.
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*First published: March 6, 2023 at 7:01 PM CST
Gisselle Hernandez is a Belize-based freelance journalist who writes on travel and internet culture. She enjoys watching anime, playing video games, and covering all things TikTok.