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Groundskeeper Parks & Grounds Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$32,033 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$375

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Groundskeeper Parks & Grounds is $32,033 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Groundskeeper Parks & Grounds is between $24,959 and $37,932. 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

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.
Groundskeeper Parks & Grounds Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Job family population: 912,360

Estimated population of Groundskeeper Parks & Grounds jobs: 62,606

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$37,135
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Groundskeeper Parks & Grounds Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Grounds & Facilities Supervisor
Mar 4
Chicago, IL, USA
Service Corporation International
The Maintenance Supervisor will continuously maintain the cemetery grounds and parks in excellent condition in an efficient and cost effective manner. Preparation for completion of responsibilities ...
Park District Staff
Apr 1
Calumet City, IL, USA
Leadership Development Institute
Parks Accountable to: Facility Maintenance Supervisor Position Summary: Responsible for performing a variety of daily, seasonal and/or routine grounds and facility maintenance functions Supervisor ...
Cardiologist Non Invasive Job
Mar 5
La Porte, Indiana, USA
Continuum Physician Recruiting
Clinic on hospital grounds with outpatient diagnostics on site * Dedicated clinic staff * Full sub ... parks, our hospital is the anchor business of the historic downtown. At 227 licensed beds, the ...
Physician / Indiana / Locum or Permanent / Cardiologist Non Invasive Job
Mar 2
La Porte, Indiana, USA
Continuum Physician Recruiting
Clinic on hospital grounds with outpatient diagnostics on site * Dedicated clinic staff * Full sub ... parks, our hospital is the anchor business of the historic downtown. At 227 licensed beds, the ...
Cardiology opening in IN
Feb 22
La Porte, United States
Archway Physician Recruitment
Clinic on hospital grounds with outpatient diagnostics on site * Dedicated clinic staff * Full sub ... and parks and is the anchor business of the historic downtown area. The hospital provides ...
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