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Nursery Manager (Horticulture, Landscaping, Gardening) Salary

An average Nursery Garden Manager in the United States can expect to take home roughly $14.07 per hour. Women Nursery Garden Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. While about two in five report receiving no health benefits, the greater part do receive medical coverage, and over a third have dental, as well. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
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$25,584 - $56,634
(Median)
$26K
$41K
$57K
MEDIAN: $41,247
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$9.99 - $20.11
(Median)
$10
$14
$20
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$25,584 - $56,634  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,085  
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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$24,311 - $53,492  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 97
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.99 - $20.11  
   
Overtime
$9.36 - $29.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,085  
   
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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$24,311 - $53,492  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 106

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Survey takers who work as Nursery Garden Managers report a focused set of job skills. Most notably, facility with Operations Management and Project Management are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 26 percent and 6 percent, respectively. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Customer Service and Production Horticulture.

Pay by Experience Level for Nursery Manager (Horticulture, Landscaping, Gardening)

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


For Nursery Garden Managers, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $31K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $36K on average. For Nursery Garden Managers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $39K. In the end, more experience does seem to mean larger paychecks; seasoned Nursery Garden Managers with more than 20 years of experience earn a predictably higher median salary of $46K.

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Experience Affects Nursery Manager (Horticulture, Landscaping, Gardening) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Nursery Manager (Horticulture, Landscaping, Gardening) Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 26%

Project Management
up arrow 6%

National Average
$36,000

Production Horticulture
up arrow 15%

Customer Service
up arrow 16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 60% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 28% employee benefits None: 39%
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