Grounds maintenance worker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Grounds maintenance worker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $37,520
Alabama $24,800
Arkansas $24,750
Arizona $27,230
California $31,540
Colorado $32,260
Connecticut $34,720
District of Columbia $32,690
Delaware $29,860
Florida $25,860
Georgia $28,010
Guam $20,250
Hawaii $32,800
Iowa $28,125
Idaho $28,020
Illinois $28,526
Indiana $27,188
Kansas $29,322
Kentucky $28,010
Louisiana $26,040
Massachusetts $36,020
Maryland $30,990
Maine $29,540
Michigan $28,020
Minnesota $34,380
Missouri $29,020
Mississippi $24,380
Montana $30,560
North Carolina $27,410
North Dakota $32,090
Nebraska $30,690
New Hampshire $31,650
New Jersey $30,530
New Mexico $26,390
Nevada $28,140
New York $32,400
Ohio $27,500
Oklahoma $25,930
Oregon $32,110
Pennsylvania $30,120
Puerto Rico $18,870
Rhode Island $33,000
South Carolina $27,400
South Dakota $26,760
Tennessee $26,150
Texas $28,170
Utah $28,960
Virginia $28,600
Virgin Islands $27,100
Vermont $31,350
Washington $34,730
Wisconsin $30,100
West Virginia $23,980
Wyoming $30,730

How do grounds maintenance worker salaries compare to similar careers?

Grounds maintenance workers earn 11% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than arborists but more than nursery workers.

Career Median Salary
Arborist salary $39K
Lawn care specialist salary $37K
Landscaper salary $35K
Irrigation technician salary $30K
Forest and conservation worker salary $30K
Grounds maintenance worker salary $29K
Nursery worker salary $23K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)