Average Gardener Hourly Pay in United Kingdom

£10.77
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£206
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The average hourly pay for a Gardener in United Kingdom is £10.77.
10%
£7.82
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£10.77
90%
£16.71
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What Do Gardeners Do?

Gardener Tasks
  • Oversee and improve outdoor areas, including grass, shrubbery, trees, and plantings.
  • Maintain equipment and tools.
  • Care for plantings by mulching, aerating, weeding, trimming, and applying fertilizers and insecticide.
  • Remove snow, debris, litter, and unsightly materials.
  • Operate vehicles like trucks, mowers, tractors and chainsaws to mow grass, prune, and care for soil.

Popular Employer Salaries for Gardener

The top respondents for the job title Gardener are from the companies Self-Employed, The Gardener and The National Health Service (NHS). Reported salaries are highest at Self-Employed where the average pay is £12.50. The Gardener pays the lowest at around £10.17.

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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Gardeners?

An entry-level Gardener with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £9.33 based on 22 salaries. An early career Gardener with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £10.02 based on 332 salaries. A mid-career Gardener with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £11.51 based on 242 salaries. An experienced Gardener with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £12.23 based on 260 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £13.
Employees with Gardener in their job title in Brighton, England: East Sussex earn an average of 36.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Ipswich, England: Suffolk (18.1% more) and Norwich, England: Norfolk (15.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Manchester, England: Manchester (13.6% less), Nottingham, England: Nottinghamshire (7.1% less) and London, England: London (2.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,025 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.1%
Early Career
32.4%
Mid Career
23.6%
Experienced
25.4%
Late Career
16.5%