The average hourly pay for a Landscaper is $13.20.
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Job Description for Landscaper
Landscapers, or landscaping technicians, maintain the grounds of a property. Landscaping is an almost exclusively outdoor job, and it is physically demanding as most of the work requires manual labor. Occasionally, however, landscapers will have to work in an office, meeting with clients, drawing up layout designs, and maintaining records. Landscapers work with a variety of equipment, including but not limited to lawnmowers, hedge trimmers, weed whackers, leaf blowers and other power equipment. …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.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Landscaper
The top respondents for the job title Landscaper are from the companies Landscaping Ltd., The Brickman Group, Ltd. and Self-Employed. Reported salaries are highest at Landscaping Ltd. where the average pay is $14.46. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Trugreen Landcare, earning around $14.45. The Brickman Group, Ltd. pays the lowest at around $12.34. Self-Employed also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.24.
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Pay by Experience Level for Landscaper
An entry-level Landscaper with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.79 based on 103 salaries. An early career Landscaper with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.39 based on 993 salaries. A mid-career Landscaper with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.98 based on 446 salaries. An experienced Landscaper with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.03 based on 412 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $17.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Landscaper in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 23.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (6.1% more) and Raleigh, North Carolina (4.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Orlando, Florida (5.5% less) and Houston, Texas (5.3% less).
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