Avg. Base Salary (GBP)
The average salary for an Arborist is £22,099
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Arborists?
An early career Arborist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £20,884 based on 77 salaries. A mid-career Arborist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £24,790 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Arborist with 10-19 years of …Read more
What Do Arborists Do?
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.
Employers generally …Read more
- 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.