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How much does a Grounds Maintenance Worker make in the United States?

Average Grounds Maintenance Worker Hourly Wage in the United States

Grounds Maintenance Workers earn a median hourly wage of $12.65. Hourly wages typically start from $9.21 and go up to $19.74.

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

Average Grounds Maintenance Worker Yearly Salary in the United States

Grounds Maintenance Workers earn a median salary of $26,320 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,160 and go up to $41,070.

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

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Employment Type Mix

41%
Full-Time
59%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.8
SCORE
207
RATINGS
Grounds Maintenance Workers average a score of 2.8 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Grounds Maintenance Workers in the 28th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

The highest earning Grounds Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$19.74
an hour
$41,070
per year
Senior Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Senior Grounds Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$15.76
an hour
$32,790
per year
Experienced Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Experienced Grounds Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$12.65
an hour
$26,320
per year
Junior Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Junior Grounds Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$10.48
an hour
$21,800
per year
Starting Grounds Maintenance Worker Earnings

Starting Grounds Maintenance Workers in the United States earn:

$9.21
an hour
$19,160
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 90% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers. Grounds Maintenance Worker salaries are in the bottom 88% of all careers in the United States.

Biofuels Production Manager Salary $97k
Landscape Architect Salary $64k
Conservation Scientist Salary $61k
Certified Crop Advisor Salary $49k
Farm Equipment Mechanic Salary $37k
Lawn Care Specialist Salary $33k
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary $26k
Nursery Worker Salary $22k
Source:

Historical salary for Grounds Maintenance Workers in the United States

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

Grounds Maintenance Worker salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in District of Columbia $17.72 $36,860 # 1
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Connecticut $15.51 $32,250 # 2
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Massachusetts $16.14 $33,580 # 3
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Washington $14.69 $30,560 # 4
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Alaska $15.90 $33,080 # 5
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in New York $14.43 $30,020 # 6
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Minnesota $14.09 $29,310 # 7
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Maine $14.42 $29,990 # 8
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Vermont $14.28 $29,710 # 9
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in California $13.48 $28,030 # 10
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in New Hampshire $14.50 $30,170 # 11
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Oregon $14.34 $29,830 # 12
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Rhode Island $14.09 $29,310 # 13
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Wyoming $14.14 $29,420 # 14
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Hawaii $14.34 $29,820 # 15
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Idaho $13.59 $28,270 # 16
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Illinois $13.33 $27,730 # 17
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Colorado $13.88 $28,870 # 18
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in North Dakota $13.20 $27,470 # 19
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Delaware $13.39 $27,850 # 20
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in New Jersey $12.89 $26,800 # 21
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Maryland $13.20 $27,460 # 22
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Nebraska $12.82 $26,660 # 23
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Wisconsin $12.61 $26,220 # 24
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $12.78 $26,580 # 25
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Virginia $12.81 $26,640 # 26
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Missouri $12.70 $26,420 # 27
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Michigan $12.14 $25,250 # 28
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Georgia $12.57 $26,150 # 29
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Nevada $12.04 $25,050 # 30
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Montana $12.46 $25,920 # 31
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Kansas $12.34 $25,660 # 32
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Iowa $12.39 $25,780 # 33
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Texas $11.89 $24,730 # 34
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Utah $12.64 $26,300 # 35
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Ohio $11.85 $24,650 # 36
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in North Carolina $12.05 $25,070 # 37
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Tennessee $12.06 $25,090 # 38
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Arizona $11.67 $24,280 # 39
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Indiana $11.76 $24,470 # 40
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in South Dakota $11.86 $24,680 # 41
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in New Mexico $11.49 $23,910 # 42
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Alabama $11.03 $22,930 # 43
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Kentucky $11.66 $24,250 # 44
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Florida $11.37 $23,650 # 45
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Oklahoma $11.28 $23,470 # 46
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Louisiana $11.07 $23,020 # 47
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in South Carolina $11.26 $23,430 # 48
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Mississippi $11.13 $23,140 # 49
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in Arkansas $11.05 $22,990 # 50
Grounds Maintenance Worker Salary in West Virginia $10.53 $21,900 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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