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Groundskeeper Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$35,514 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Groundskeeper is $35,514 a year and $17 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Groundskeeper is between $31,199 and $42,055. 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 New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • 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 New York-Manhattan, New York, 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:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Groundskeeper Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Groundskeeper (probationary
May 31
Highland Falls, NY, USA
The Highland Falls-Fort Montgomery Central School District seeks a Probationary Groundskeeper for the 2019-2020 school year. This involves routine manual work occasionally involving the operation of ...
Handyman Repair and Maintenance
Apr 27
Mount Arlington, NJ, USA
NeuroCognitive Institute
Some grounds keeping projects * Assemble, install and repair equipment, furniture and appliances * Assist with electrical, plumbing or HVAC repairs * Assist with renovations including carpentry
Maintenance Tech- Commercial
Apr 23
Jersey City, NJ, USA
Trandon Associates, Inc
This is a full time role. This candidate will be responsible for - General maintenance on the property - minor carpentry and electrical work - upkeep of grounds - preventative maintenance Salary ...
Maintenance Tech - The Residences at Bedford
Apr 22
Stamford, CT, USA
Residences on Bedford - CT
Duties and responsibilities include: • Repair plumbing and electrical issues ( 3-5 years of plumbing experience ) • Must have knowledge of commercial and residential plumbing systems. • Grounds ...
Residential/Apartment Maintenance Technician
May 28
Hoboken, NJ, USA
Edgewood Management
Maintains grounds and pools. * Basic Knowledge of maintenance and repair tools * "On call' periodically. * Walk the property and report any liability problems immediately. * Perform all duties called ...
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