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Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Maintain property grounds, such as lawns or gardens, to keep them looking nice.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$21.63 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  7.6%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Decorate indoor or outdoor spaces.
  • Install equipment to protect or support trees.
  • Treat greenery or surfaces with protective substances.
  • Trim trees or other vegetation.
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Job Title Examples:

Tree Trimmer
Lawn Technician
Outside Maintenance Worker

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