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 18% less than similar careers in Kansas. On average, they make less than soil and plant scientists but more than forest and conservation workers.

Career Median Salary
Soil and plant scientist salary $53K
Arborist salary $41K
Greenhouse technician salary $40K
Landscaper salary $38K
Lawn care specialist salary $34K
Grounds maintenance worker salary $29K
Nursery worker salary $28K
Irrigation technician salary $29K
Forest and conservation worker salary $28K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)