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Caretaker Grounds Salary

$32,037 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$375

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 05, 2019

The average pay for a Caretaker Grounds is $32,037 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Caretaker Grounds is between $24,770 and $37,937. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Caretaker Grounds. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Sustains grounds of industrial, commercial, or public property.
  • Cuts lawns, using hand mower or power mower.
  • Trims and edges around walks, flowerbeds, and walls, using clippers, weed cutters, and edging tools.
  • Prunes shrubs and trees to shape and improve growth or remove damaged leaves, branches, or twigs, using shears, pruners, or chain saw.
  • Sprays lawn, shrubs, and trees with fertilizer, herbicides, and insecticides, using hand or automatic sprayer.
  • Rakes and bags or burns leaves, using rake.
  • Cleans grounds and removes litter, using spiked stick or broom.
  • Shovels snow from walks and driveways.
  • Spreads salt on public passage ways to prevent ice buildup.
  • Plants grass, flowers, trees, and shrubs, using gardening tools.
  • Waters lawn and shrubs, using hose or by activating fixed or portable sprinkler system.
Caretaker Grounds Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Job family population: 913,480

Estimated population of Caretaker Grounds jobs: 62,683

Rate of error: 0.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$37,140
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Caretaker Grounds Job Listings for United States

Lodge Caretaker - Groundskeeper
Dec 4
Longville, MN, USA
Overholser Lodge
Lodge Caretaker needed to prepare for guest arrivals and departures and conduct general maintenance. Check boats in and out. Perfect for someone seeking additional part-time or retirement income
Lead Grounds Caretaker
Nov 18
Yucaipa, United States
San Bernardino Community College District
Lead Grounds Caretaker San Bernardino Community College District Crafton Hills College Job Description Class specifications are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed ...
Couple Caretaker and Groundskeeper
Nov 10
Breckenridge, United States
Ranch
Lodge Caretaker duties include high-detail housekeeping, managing contractors, supplies and inventory acquisition, and other special duties. 3 or more years of experience is preferred. 40 hours per ...
Caretaker/Maintenance Contractor
Nov 27
Tulsa, United States
Harborcliff Condo Association
Caretaker/Maintenance Contractor Harborcliff Condo Association on Lake Fort Gibson just outside of ... as lawn and grounds maintenance for 24 unit private community. Housing provided. Tools and ...
Apartment Building Caretaker
Nov 13
Saint Paul, MN, USA
Property Solutions & Services, Inc.
Apartment Caretaker Would you like to work for a growing company that makes a difference in people ... Keeping property grounds free of trash and litter. * Doing light maintenance tasks, such as ...

The average pay for a Caretaker Grounds is $32,037 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Caretaker Grounds is between $24,770 and $37,937. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Caretaker Grounds. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Lodge Caretaker - Groundskeeper
Dec 4
Longville, MN, USA
Overholser Lodge
Lodge Caretaker needed to prepare for guest arrivals and departures and conduct general maintenance. Check boats in and out. Perfect for someone seeking additional part-time or retirement income
Lead Grounds Caretaker
Nov 18
Yucaipa, United States
San Bernardino Community College District
Lead Grounds Caretaker San Bernardino Community College District Crafton Hills College Job Description Class specifications are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed ...
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