$35,369
Avg. Salary
$16.10
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$814

Bonus

$1,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Tree Trimmer / Pruner is $16.10 per hour.

The average pay for a Tree Trimmer / Pruner is $35,369 per year.

$11.81
10%
$16.10
50%
$24.67
90%
MEDIAN $16.10
$23k
10%
$35k
50%
$41k
90%
MEDIAN $35,369
$23,489 - $41,084
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MEDIAN: $35,369
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$0$53K
Salary $23,489 - $41,084
Bonus $199 - $3,048
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$24,885 - $53,519
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $11.81 - $24.67
Hourly Tips $1.33
Overtime $17.45 - $35.51
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $199 - $3,048
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$24,885 - $53,519
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 314

Job Description for Tree Trimmer / Pruner

  • Cut away dead or excess tree branches and clear branches from power lines.
  • Climb trees using hooks and belts, or climb ladders to gain access.
  • Operate shredding and chipping equipment.
  • Trim and reshape trees to achieve attractive shapes according to customer specifications or to remove low-hanging branches.

Tree Trimmer / Pruner Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Tree Trimmer / Pruner

Pay by Experience for a Tree Trimmer / Pruner has a positive trend. An entry-level Tree Trimmer / Pruner with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 100 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Tree Trimmer / Pruner with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 45 salaries. An experienced Tree Trimmer / Pruner which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 45 salaries. A Tree Trimmer / Pruner 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 11 salaries.

Tree Trimmer / Pruner Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Tree Trimmer / Pruner?

Tree Trimmer / Pruner in Terre Haute:
"Not to bad but could be better."
Pros: Close to home.
Cons: Lots of dirty people trains are horrible way to many stop signs and lights and most of the gas stations have dirty bathrooms there's lots of accidents as well.

Tree Trimmer / Pruner in Henderson:
Pros: Four day work week, home every night, looking at different locations.
Cons: Having to work in swamps, rain, taking dead trees down over three phases that bucket truck with elevator can't reach top of.

Tree Trimmer / Pruner in Belleville:
Better be the job you really want.

Tree Trimmer / Pruner in LaGrange:
"Nothing I love it."
Listen to your forman.

Key Stats for Tree Trimmer / Pruner

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Tree Trimmer / Pruner Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

Late-Career
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 48%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision: 26%
no benefits
None: 51%