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How much does a Nursery Worker make in the United States?

Average Nursery Worker Hourly Wage in the United States

Nursery Workers earn a median hourly wage of $10.58. Hourly wages typically start from $9.35 and go up to $14.87.

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

Average Nursery Worker Yearly Salary in the United States

Nursery Workers earn a median salary of $22,000 per year. Salaries typically start from $19,450 and go up to $30,940.

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

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Employment Type Mix

30%
Full-Time
70%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.5
SCORE
175
RATINGS
Nursery Workers average a score of 2.5 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Nursery Workers in the 4th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Nursery Worker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Nursery Worker Earnings

The highest earning Nursery Workers in the United States earn:

$14.87
an hour
$30,940
per year
Senior Nursery Worker Earnings

Senior Nursery Workers in the United States earn:

$11.86
an hour
$24,660
per year
Experienced Nursery Worker Earnings

Experienced Nursery Workers in the United States earn:

$10.58
an hour
$22,000
per year
Junior Nursery Worker Earnings

Junior Nursery Workers in the United States earn:

$10.00
an hour
$20,810
per year
Starting Nursery Worker Earnings

Starting Nursery Workers in the United States earn:

$9.35
an hour
$19,450
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Nursery Worker salary comparison

Nursery Workers earn less than 100% percent of Agriculture & Horticulture careers. Nursery 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 Nursery Workers in the United States

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

Nursery Worker salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Nursery Worker Salary in Nebraska $14.34 $29,820 # 1
Nursery Worker Salary in Illinois $13.74 $28,570 # 2
Nursery Worker Salary in Nevada $14.03 $29,190 # 3
Nursery Worker Salary in Delaware $12.98 $26,990 # 4
Nursery Worker Salary in Maryland $12.46 $25,920 # 5
Nursery Worker Salary in New Hampshire $13.46 $27,990 # 6
Nursery Worker Salary in Hawaii $12.17 $25,320 # 7
Nursery Worker Salary in Ohio $12.57 $26,150 # 8
Nursery Worker Salary in South Carolina $12.52 $26,050 # 9
Nursery Worker Salary in Minnesota $12.56 $26,130 # 10
Nursery Worker Salary in Vermont $13.06 $27,160 # 11
Nursery Worker Salary in Massachusetts $12.73 $26,470 # 12
Nursery Worker Salary in Maine $13.43 $27,940 # 13
Nursery Worker Salary in New York $11.86 $24,660 # 14
Nursery Worker Salary in Washington $12.10 $25,160 # 15
Nursery Worker Salary in Iowa $12.40 $25,790 # 16
Nursery Worker Salary in North Dakota $11.55 $24,030 # 17
Nursery Worker Salary in Wisconsin $11.75 $24,440 # 18
Nursery Worker Salary in Connecticut $11.63 $24,200 # 19
Nursery Worker Salary in Wyoming $11.13 $23,140 # 20
Nursery Worker Salary in Kansas $12.39 $25,780 # 21
Nursery Worker Salary in Virginia $12.14 $25,260 # 22
Nursery Worker Salary in Kentucky $12.17 $25,320 # 23
Nursery Worker Salary in New Jersey $11.54 $24,000 # 24
Nursery Worker Salary in Oklahoma $11.88 $24,720 # 25
Nursery Worker Salary in Montana $11.19 $23,280 # 26
Nursery Worker Salary in Oregon $11.57 $24,070 # 27
Nursery Worker Salary in Michigan $10.87 $22,600 # 28
Nursery Worker Salary in Missouri $11.00 $22,870 # 29
Nursery Worker Salary in Utah $11.27 $23,450 # 30
Nursery Worker Salary in Pennsylvania $10.92 $22,720 # 31
Nursery Worker Salary in Indiana $10.72 $22,290 # 32
Nursery Worker Salary in Louisiana $10.87 $22,610 # 33
Nursery Worker Salary in North Carolina $9.97 $20,750 # 34
Nursery Worker Salary in South Dakota $9.80 $20,380 # 35
Nursery Worker Salary in West Virginia $9.37 $19,490 # 36
Nursery Worker Salary in Mississippi $9.58 $19,920 # 37
Nursery Worker Salary in Georgia $9.37 $19,490 # 38
Nursery Worker Salary in New Mexico $9.19 $19,110 # 39
Nursery Worker Salary in Florida $9.35 $19,450 # 40
Nursery Worker Salary in Idaho $9.30 $19,350 # 41
Nursery Worker Salary in Tennessee $10.17 $21,160 # 42
Nursery Worker Salary in Texas $9.58 $19,930 # 43
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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