Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Landscape Laborer is $13.50
What Do Landscape Laborers Do?
A landscape laborer maintains landscapes such as lawns and gardens. They plant trees, flowers shrubs, and other plants. They also maintain these plants by trimming them, pruning them, watering them, and feeding them; some trees may shed leaves that need to be raked as well. Maintaining a lawn consisting of grass is frequently a large part of the laborer's job. They mow the lawn using a motorized or manual lawn mower and may be expected to use fertilizers and pesticides. Design of gardens and …Read more
- Operate ground maintenance equipment including lawn movers, trimmers and edgers.
- Apply fertilizer and pesticides to landscape areas.
- Prunes trees and shrubs.
- Monitor and activate irrigation systems.
- Plant, maintain, and repair new landscape areas.