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How much does a Grounds Maintenance Worker make in New Jersey?

Average Grounds Maintenance Worker Hourly Wage in New Jersey

Grounds Maintenance Workers earn a median hourly wage of $12.33. Hourly wages typically start from $9.36 and go up to $19.35.

Average Grounds Maintenance Worker Yearly Salary in New Jersey

Grounds Maintenance Workers earn a median salary of $25,650 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,480 and go up to $40,260.

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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 New Jersey earn:

$19.35
an hour
$40,260
per year
Senior Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Senior Grounds Maintenance Workers in New Jersey earn:

$15.52
an hour
$32,280
per year
Experienced Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Experienced Grounds Maintenance Workers in New Jersey earn:

$12.33
an hour
$25,650
per year
Junior Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Junior Grounds Maintenance Workers in New Jersey earn:

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

Starting Grounds Maintenance Workers in New Jersey earn:

$9.36
an hour
$19,480
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 92% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers in New Jersey. Grounds Maintenance Worker salaries are in the bottom 89% of all careers in New Jersey.

Certified Crop Advisor Salary in New Jersey $76k
Animal Scientist Salary in New Jersey $74k
Forester Salary in New Jersey $72k
Biomass Plant Technician Salary in New Jersey $66k
Landscaper Salary in New Jersey $52k
Arborist Salary in New Jersey $47k
Forest and Conservation Worker Salary in New Jersey $39k
Farm Equipment Mechanic Salary in New Jersey $36k
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary $25k
Dairy Herdsperson Salary in New Jersey $23k

Historical salary for Grounds Maintenance Workers in New Jersey

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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