$25,727
Avg. Salary
$12.06
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Landscaping Or Groundskeeping Worker is $12.06 per hour.

The average pay for a Landscaping Or Groundskeeping Worker is $25,727 per year.

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$9.08
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$17.31
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MEDIAN $25,727
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$0$43K
Salary $16,639 - $43,158
Bonus $1.50 - $2,250
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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$18,806 - $38,106
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data $0$24
Hourly Rate $9.08 - $17.31
Hourly Tips $0.50
Overtime $12.27 - $24.13
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $1.50 - $2,250
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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$18,806 - $38,106
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 457

Job Description for Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker

Landscapers are responsible for maintaining and beautifying the green areas of a home or facility. Some such positions are fixed and part-time or full-time, while others are on an on-call, per-job basis.

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Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker Tasks
  • Maintain outdoor grounds on a daily basis.
  • Maintain and properly trim trees and shrubbery.
  • Complete seasonal landscaping and planting.
  • Complete minor repairs and provide preventive maintenance on machines and equipment.
  • Use commercial grade snow equipment, plows, lawn mowers, trimmers and high-lift loaders.

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker

Pay by Experience for a Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $24,000 based on 185 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 50 salaries. A Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: $25,639

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Compared to the national average, Oklahoma City Landscapers and Groundskeepers have considerably lower salaries, 30 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Two other places where employers salaries are below the median are Tulsa and Wilmington (28 percent lower).

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker?

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker in Columbus:
"Landscaper."
Pros: Design work/drawing. Working with a client to meet their wants and needs. Seeing the growth of a design from concepts on paper to maturity in the ground. Working with my hands.
Cons: Hours. Pay. Busy Season (April to November)

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker in Dallas:
"Landscaping And Grounds Keeping Worker."
Pros: I enjoy working outdoors in the fresh air. I also am used to hot weather, so this job is perfect for me. The people I work for are very helpful and nice, and the pay is good.
Cons: My job is flexible but also the hours go up and down due to the amount of work they have for us in the week. I would prefer more regular hours.

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker in Lawrence:
Work for an established company that can keep you busy all year. Life is a marathon not a sprint.

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker in Saint Charles:
"Outdoor, Physical, Low Stress."
Pros: It is nice to work outside. The work is normally easy to do, but can be physically demanding. In the spring and fall it can be absolutely beautiful working outside. If you like cutting grass, building things, and planting shrubs and seeing your finished job, than it is a job for you.
Cons: Seasonality, work it gets slow in the winter with not much to do. It can suck in the summer when it is 95+. In the spring and fall you are busy as can be. The summer things slow down a bit depending on the weather, and in the winter you sit at home unless in snows.

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker in Everett:
"Making The World A Beautiful Place To Live."
Pros: I enjoy making a garden, bed, lawn, or hard scape look beautiful. I like to be creative with my work and I enjoy the opportunity this job gives me to use my imagination.
Cons: The lack of communication about time deadlines, and the pay. I would enjoy a raise since I have years of experience and I know how to use every piece of equipment.

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker in Williamsburg:
"Stress Level."
Pros: I like the environment and people I work with. A very open and friendly place to work.
Cons: The pay I receive in comparison to the amount of work I put in is not to my satisfaction. I do every task that is needed of me and then some. The gratitude is the reward unfortunately.

Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker in Inver Grove Heights:
"Changing Your Outdoor Experience."
Pros: I love changing peoples outdoor living space to a place were they enjoy spending time.
Cons: Getting caught in a rainstorm is not much fun.

Key Stats for Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 102 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Landscaping or Groundskeeping Worker Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

▲8%

▲3%

National Average
$26,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 102 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 55%