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Campground Caretaker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$34,429 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Campground Caretaker is $34,429 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Campground Caretaker is between $26,479 and $40,909. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Keeps up grounds and areas along highway right-of-way of city, state, and national parks.
  • Sows grass seed, using spreader, or plants trees, shrubs, or flowers, according to instructions and planned design of landscaped area, using handtools.
  • Applies herbicide or mulch to designated areas, using sprayers.
  • Grubs and weeds around bushes, trees, and flower beds.
  • Trims hedges and prunes trees, using handtools.
  • Mows lawns, using hand mower or power-driven lawnmower.
  • Picks up and burns or carts away paper and rubbish.
  • Repairs and paints benches, tables, and guardrails, and assists in repair of roads, walks, buildings, and mechanical equipment, using handtools.
  • May live on-site and be designated campground caretaker.
  • May be referred to as groundskeeper, parks and grounds.
Campground Caretaker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Job family population: 912,360

Estimated population of Campground Caretaker jobs: 69,312

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

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