Nursery Manager (Horticulture, Landscaping, Gardening) Salary

Nursery Garden Managers in the United States pull down an average of $14.00 per hour. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — nearly two in five lack coverage. On the flip side, the greater part have medical insurance and more than a third receive dental plans. Women Nursery Garden Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Nursery Garden Managers making up 50 percent of survey respondents. Most Nursery Garden Managers report high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$25,387 - $57,099

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$10.05 - $20.13

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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$25,387 - $57,099  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
Profit Sharing
$972 - $3,052  
Total Pay (?
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$23,967 - $53,947  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 103
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Hourly Rate
$10.05 - $20.13  
   
Overtime
$9.57 - $29.93  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
   
Profit Sharing
$972 - $3,052  
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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$23,967 - $53,947  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 119
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Nursery Garden Managers report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, facility with Operations Management and Project Management are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 23 percent and 5 percent, respectively. Those listing Plant Maintenance as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Customer Service and Production Horticulture also typically command lower compensation.

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, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $31K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $37K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $40K in this role. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; a Nursery Garden Manager with more than 20 years of experience can earn $44K on average.

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

Late-Career
up arrow 22%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

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

Operations Management
up arrow 23%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

National Average
$36,000

Production Horticulture
up arrow 12%

Customer Service
up arrow 19%

Plant Maintenance
up arrow 31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 38%
vision benefits Vision: 26% employee benefits None: 39%
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