$35,912
Avg. Salary
$15.01
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Landscape Gardener is $15.01 per hour.

The average pay for a Landscape Gardener is $35,912 per year.

10%
$10.08
10%
$15.01
50%
$25.18
90%
90%
MEDIAN $15.01
10%
$21k
10%
$36k
50%
$59k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $35,912
$21,069 - $58,750
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$36K
$59K
MEDIAN: $35,912
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$0$58K
Salary $21,069 - $58,750
Bonus $203 - $1,551
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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$21,016 - $53,431
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 49
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $10.08 - $25.18
Hourly Tips $1.25
Overtime $15.46 - $34.15
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $203 - $1,551
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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$21,016 - $53,431
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 220

Job Description

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.

Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level

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 $25,000 based on 47 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 $31,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Landscape Gardener which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 40 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 $42,000 based on 17 salaries.

Job Reviews

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

Landscape Gardener in New York:
"Nice work environment."
Pros: The people
Cons: Not working all year round

Landscape Gardener in Redmond:
"My success depends on how much I put in to it."
Pros: I am my own boss
Cons: My income

Landscape Gardener in Santa Ana:
"Good works day."
Pros: Passing of time goes by quick during work.
Cons: Alot of walking durring the week.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$32,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 72%