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Groundsman Salary

Men account for the majority of Groundsmans in the United States. The overall average income for this group is approximately $12.31 per hour. Pay ranges from $9.05 per hour on the low end to $19.87 on the high end. Though the majority of Groundsmans do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Some workers in this field — roughly one-half — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by around half and dental plans are enjoyed by over a third. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$20,374 - $52,294
(Median)
$20K
$34K
$52K
MEDIAN: $34,392
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$9.05 - $19.87
(Median)
$9
$12
$20
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$20,374 - $52,294  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $513  
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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$19,216 - $46,551  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.05 - $19.87  
   
Overtime
$12.67 - $29.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $513  
   
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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$19,216 - $46,551  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 108

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Job Description for Groundsman

  • Notify management of any problems with the grounds landscaping.
  • Maintain the grounds of property.
  • Maintain cleanliness outside each building.
  • Pressure wash the outside of the buildings and sidewalks.

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Experience Affects Groundsman Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 34%

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 49% dental benefits Dental: 37%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 51%
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