A Landscape Gardener earns an average wage of AU$22.74 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$29,078 - AU$68,838
AU$29K
AU$47K
AU$69K
MEDIAN: AU$47,395
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50%
90%
AU$18.71 - AU$29.26
AU$19
AU$23
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$22.66
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$68K
Salary AU$29,078 - AU$68,838
Bonus AU$3,750
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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AU$37,442 - AU$62,801
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 52
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$18.71 - AU$29.26
Overtime AU$20.39 - AU$41.81
Annual Data AU$0AU$62K
Bonus AU$3,750
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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AU$37,442 - AU$62,801
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 147

Job Description for Landscape Gardener

Companies that provide dedicated landscaping work for businesses and institutions are the primary employers for landscape gardeners. Many organizations use these landscaping companies (and their landscape gardeners) to create and maintain an attractive, natural look for their buildings and grounds. Larger residences - or even smaller residential neighborhoods or subdivisions - may also hire landscape firms and gardener.

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Landscape Gardener Tasks

  • Plant, transplant, trim and water all plants and trees.
  • Clean making repair tools and equipment.
  • Assist in installation and repair of lawn sprinkler system components.
  • Apply pesticides to flowers and shrubs.
  • Use a variety of manual tools and equipment, such as rakes, pruning shears, shovels, wheelbarrows and pesticide sprayers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Landscape Gardener

Pay by Experience for a Landscape Gardener has a positive trend. An entry-level Landscape Gardener with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$45,000 based on 100 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Landscape Gardener with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 75 salaries. An experienced Landscape Gardener which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 50 salaries. A Landscape Gardener with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$56,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$47,480

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Landscape Gardener Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Landscape Gardener?

Landscape Gardener in Young:
"Rewarding and flexible."
Pros: Flexibility, Independent, satisfying, work at own pace.
Cons: The heat and and rain. Cannot work in the rain.

Key Stats for Landscape Gardener

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Landscape Gardener Salaries

▲19%

▲13%

▲2%

National Average
AU$47,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 96%