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Nursery Worker Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$31,199 (USD)

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The average pay for a Nursery Worker is $31,199 a year and $15 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Nursery Worker is between $31,199 and $33,048. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Nursery Worker. 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

  • Plants, sprays, weeds, and waters plants, shrubs, and trees.
  • Prepares soil and growth media, cultivates, and otherwise participates in horticultural activities under close supervision on acreage, in nursery, or in environmentally-controlled structure, such as greenhouse and shed.
  • Hauls and spreads topsoil, fertilizer, peat moss, and other materials to condition land.
  • Digs, rakes, and screens soil and fills cold frames and hot beds to prepare them for planting.
  • Plants shrubs and plants in containers.
Nursery Worker Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse

Job family population: 282,300

Estimated population of Nursery Worker jobs: 15,538

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
6 %



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Nursery Worker Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Accounts Payable Specialist
May 31
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Dragonetti Brothers Landscaping Nursery & Florist Inc.
This candidate will be working in a fast-paced growing environment where multi-tasking skills are ... Medical Insurance * 401k Plan Company Description Dragonetti Brothers Landscaping Nursery & Florist ...
Specialty All-Season Planting Crew Member
May 23
Huntington, NY, USA
Main Street Nursery
Working together with team members to: * Install seasonal annual plantings * Complete planting ... Proper use of pole ladders Company Description Main Street Nursery takes pride in designing ...
Preschool Teacher
Jun 17
Stanhope, NJ, USA
Our Savior Nursery School
Responsibilities include working with Director and staff in Creative Curriculum instruction, lesson planning, and center set up. Additionally, candidate must be able to collaborate with other ...
Sales & Agency Development($500-$3,500) Per Week-Flexible Schedule
Jun 22
Hackensack, NJ, USA
The Pounder Agency
In 2016 I was an employee working at a nursery earning $10 per hr. When I followed the proven system here, within 2 short years, I was able to earn well over $100,000 annually working for myself. We ...
Special Education Teacher
May 1
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Hebrew Academy For Special Children
Working with the Educational Supervisor to ensure that the appropriate educational requirements are ... Services are provided at the child's home, day care center, nursery and at our center based ...
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