Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Landscaper is $12.15
What Do Landscapers Do?
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.