Groundskeeper Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Groundskeeper is $11.83 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Groundskeeper Total Pay (?
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$20,070 - $51,442
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MEDIAN: $31,198
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Groundskeeper Total Pay (?
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$8.48 - $17.82
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$20,070 - $51,442  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,026  
Profit Sharing
$75.00 - $5,750  
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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$18,026 - $42,171  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 466
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.48 - $17.82  
   
Overtime
$12.58 - $28.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,026  
   
Profit Sharing
$75.00 - $5,750  
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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$18,026 - $42,171  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 466
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Job Description for Groundskeeper

Groundskeepers maintain property that belongs to businesses, schools and individuals. They work in both the public and private sector. They often work at large outdoor venues such as parks or entertainment facilities. They can also work at apartment complexes, universities and private and public parks.
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Groundskeeper Tasks
  • Handle basic preventative and corrective maintenance tasks.
  • Keep the grounds in a clean and attractive manner.
  • Monitor the upkeep and maintenance of the landscaping and grounds daily.
  • Cleans sidewalks and disposes of debris and trash properly.
  • Assist other staff with larger maintenance repairs or projects.

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Pay by Experience Level for Groundskeeper

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

Experience Affects Groundskeeper Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%
Experienced
up arrow 22%
Mid-Career
up arrow 5%
National Average
$26,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

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Gender

Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 64% dental benefits Dental: 49%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 33%
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