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How much does a Grounds Maintenance Worker make in California?

Average Grounds Maintenance Worker Hourly Wage in California

Grounds Maintenance Workers earn a median hourly wage of $12.74. Hourly wages typically start from $9.36 and go up to $22.14.

Average Grounds Maintenance Worker Yearly Salary in California

Grounds Maintenance Workers earn a median salary of $26,490 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,470 and go up to $46,050.

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

The highest earning Grounds Maintenance Workers in California earn:

$22.14
an hour
$46,050
per year
Senior Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Senior Grounds Maintenance Workers in California earn:

$16.76
an hour
$34,870
per year
Experienced Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Experienced Grounds Maintenance Workers in California earn:

$12.74
an hour
$26,490
per year
Junior Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Junior Grounds Maintenance Workers in California earn:

$10.42
an hour
$21,670
per year
Starting Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Starting Grounds Maintenance Workers in California earn:

$9.36
an hour
$19,470
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Grounds Maintenance Worker salary comparison

Grounds Maintenance Workers earn less than 89% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers in California. Grounds Maintenance Worker salaries are in the bottom 89% of all careers in California.

Agricultural Engineer Salary in California $84k
Conservation Scientist Salary in California $74k
Biomass Plant Technician Salary in California $65k
Farm Equipment Mechanic Salary in California $41k
Arborist Salary in California $36k
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary $26k
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in California $18k

Historical salary for Grounds Maintenance Workers in California

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Grounds Maintenance Worker

Interested in becoming a Grounds Maintenance Worker? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good grounds maintenance worker? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • Goldey-Beacom College | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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