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Groundskeeper Salary

$32,220 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$377

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Groundskeeper is $32,220 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Groundskeeper is between $24,911 and $38,154. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Groundskeeper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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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 Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Job family population: 912,360

Estimated population of Groundskeeper jobs: 62,606

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$37,352
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Groundskeeper Job Listings for United States

Groundskeeper
Jul 19
Las Vegas, NV, USA
The Liberty Group
Groundskeeper The Liberty Group We are immediately hiring for a Groundskeeper to start ASAP. Groundskeeper Job Responsibilities: · Manages records of activity in maintenance log. · Groundskeeper ...
Groundskeeper
Jul 22
Hopkins, MN, USA
Sage Apartment Communities
Sage Apartment Communities is currently seeking a full time Groundskeeper to work at a conventional apartment community in Hopkins, MN . Responsibilities include maintenance & general labor at the ...
New - Floating Groundskeeper on All Star Team!
Jul 20
Seattle, WA, USA
Thrive Communities
Our groundskeepers play a major role in the success of our company by providing excellent customer service and maintaining the upkeep of the grounds, units, and common areas. This position will ...
Porter/Groundskeeper | Axio 8400
Jul 22
Sandy, UT, USA
Avenue5 Residential, LLC
Summary of Responsibilities The porter | groundskeeper position is responsible for the meticulous upkeep of the grounds, amenities, building exteriors, leasing office, tour path, parking lots and ...
Groundskeeper-Indiana Village
Jul 17
Lubbock, TX, USA
BH Management
Groundskeeper-Indiana Village As a Groundskeeper you would have a vital role in the success of your property and maintenance staff. You would be responsible for ensuring the upkeep of community ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Groundskeeper is $32,220 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Groundskeeper is between $24,911 and $38,154. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Groundskeeper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Groundskeeper Job Listings for United States

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Jul 19
Las Vegas, NV, USA
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Groundskeeper The Liberty Group We are immediately hiring for a Groundskeeper to start ASAP. Groundskeeper Job Responsibilities: · Manages records of activity in maintenance log. · Groundskeeper ...
Groundskeeper
Jul 22
Hopkins, MN, USA
Sage Apartment Communities
Sage Apartment Communities is currently seeking a full time Groundskeeper to work at a conventional apartment community in Hopkins, MN . Responsibilities include maintenance & general labor at the ...
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