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Grounds Maintenance Foreman Salary

The average rate for a Grounds Maintenance Foreman is $14.85 per hour.

$23,270 - $64,414
(Median)
$23K
$39K
$64K
MEDIAN: $38,680
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50%
90%

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$10.31 - $23.64
(Median)
$10
$15
$24
MEDIAN: $14.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$23,270 - $64,414  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,051  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,082 - $55,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 65
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.31 - $23.64  
   
Overtime
$15.54 - $36.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,051  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$22,082 - $55,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 196

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Job Description for Grounds Maintenance Foreman

A grounds maintenance foreman usually oversees workers at a large property to make sure that all aspects of the property are functioning well. There is an abundance of environments where grounds maintenance foremen are in demand, including public parks, theme parks, golf courses, and campuses. Though the foreman usually oversees a team, the foreman is usually expected to carry out many of the daily maintenance tasks. The maintenance foreman will be tasked with taking care of any structures on the grounds and fixing items that need repair. The foreman will be expected to carry out preventative and emergency maintenance. When the repairs and tasks needed to maintain the property are especially challenging, the grounds maintenance foreman may be in charge of hiring extra workers to finish the job. The grounds maintenance foreman may also be tasked with landscaping duties in order to keep gardens and greens neat. The grounds maintenance foreman may be expected to work within a budget. If so, the foreman should find the most cost-effective ways to carry out duties, including purchasing affordable but reliable equipment and supplies.

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Grounds Maintenance Foreman Tasks

  • Provide pesticide and fertilizer application.
  • Provide mowing, trimming, digging, and planting maintenance.
  • Manage, coordinate, and lead a crew in assigned landscape work.
  • Operate a snow plow as necessary.

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Pay by Experience Level for Grounds Maintenance Foreman

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Grounds Maintenance Foreman Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 31%

Experienced
up arrow 8%

National Average
$33,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 56% dental benefits Dental: 42%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 43%
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