The average hourly pay for a Caretaker, Grounds is $14.22.
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What Do Caretaker, Grounds Do?
Grounds caretakers manage the exterior appearance of a facility and ensure that the grounds are free of obstructions and other hazards. They are often responsible for picking up and removing trash, gardening and weeding, planting new plants, and maintaining current flora by watering and fertilizing, as well as arranging gardens for aesthetic appeal.
This job involves periodically patrolling the premises; in areas where it snows, snow removal from pathways will also be part of the job. Maintenan…Read more
Caretaker, Grounds Tasks
- Cleans sidewalks and disposes of debris and trash properly.
- Assist other staff with larger maintenance repairs or projects.
- Monitor the upkeep and maintenance of the landscaping and grounds daily.
- Handle basic preventative and corrective maintenance tasks.
- Keep the grounds in a clean and attractive manner.
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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Caretaker, Grounds?
An entry-level Caretaker, Grounds with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.21 based on 7 salaries. An early career Caretaker, Grounds with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.81 based on 72 salaries. A mid-career Caretaker, Grounds with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.72 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Caretaker, Grounds with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.16 based on 58 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Years of Experience
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