An Entry-Level Arborist earns an average wage of C$19.47 per hour.

C$29,742 - C$60,402
C$30K
C$41K
C$60K
MEDIAN: C$40,976
10%
50%
90%
C$14.86 - C$24.80
C$15
C$19
C$25
MEDIAN: C$19.25
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$60K
Salary C$29,742 - C$60,402
Bonus C$275
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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C$30,852 - C$53,445
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 5 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data C$0C$70
Hourly Rate C$14.86 - C$24.80
Hourly Tips C$0.50
Overtime C$23.83 - C$70.47
Annual Data C$0C$53K
Bonus C$275
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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C$30,852 - C$53,445
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 5 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 125

Job Description for Arborist

An arborist is responsible for trimming, hedging, and removing trees within their area of supervision. These duties are performed through the use of hand-powered tools, electric-powered tools, and (often) with their bare hands. Arborists should ideally have a natural "green thumb" and strive to keep trees active, healthy, and thriving. They also plant trees and perform general landscaping duties. They take part in designing park and other venue layouts with planted trees.

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Arborist Tasks

  • Inspect trees and shrubs, identifying course of growth and necessary maintenance.
  • Operate and maintain equipment and tools.
  • Safely remove trees.
  • Document labor, equipment usage, and state of plants.
  • Trim and prune trees and shrubs, clearing debris and ensuring health of plants.

Arborist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$40,818

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Key Stats for Arborist

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 49%