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First-Line Supervisor of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Worker Salary Information

The salary statistics of first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. First-Line Supervisor of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,390
25th Percentile Wage
$36,340
50th Percentile Wage
$47,030
75th Percentile Wage
$60,520
90th Percentile Wage
$76,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers is $76,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29,390. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 160% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$47,030
2.74% 10.36%
2016
$45,740
3.85% -
2015
$43,980
1.86% -
2014
$43,160
1.37% -
2013
$42,570
0.96% -
2012
$42,160
- -

Table 2. First-Line Supervisor of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Worker Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers in 18 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers occupations is the manufacturing sector with an annual salary $58,640. The lowest paying sector is the transportation and warehousing sector (annual salary $38,010).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Manufacturing
$58,640
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$57,220
Federal, State, and Local Government
$56,530
Wholesale Trade
$56,420
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$55,540
Mining
$54,060
Utilities
$51,210
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$50,440
Educational Services
$50,400
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$47,800
Construction
$47,730
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$46,410
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$45,270
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$45,040
Accommodation and Food Services
$44,200
Health Care and Social Assistance
$43,540
Retail Trade
$40,650
Transportation and Warehousing
$38,010

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers by States

From the above tables we note that not only first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,650 to $70,990. The highest paying state for first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers is Alaska with a median annual salary of $70,990. The lowest paying state is Guam with a median annual salary of $18,650. For more salary information of first-line supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, and groundskeeping workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Alaska
$70,990
North Dakota
$58,230
Connecticut
$57,730
New Jersey
$56,500
Rhode Island
$56,420
Massachusetts
$55,630
Colorado
$54,490
Delaware
$54,390
Vermont
$54,360
New Hampshire
$54,280
California
$52,610
Washington
$52,490
Oregon
$52,360
Hawaii
$52,130
North Carolina
$51,630
Wisconsin
$51,290
Wyoming
$51,020
District of Columbia
$50,550
New York
$50,260
Illinois
$49,990
Maryland
$49,630
Utah
$49,360
Nevada
$48,780
South Dakota
$48,580
Minnesota
$48,180
Nebraska
$47,640
Montana
$47,450
Virginia
$47,280
Pennsylvania
$46,760
Maine
$46,680
Michigan
$45,720
Kansas
$45,680
Indiana
$44,140
Texas
$43,900
Iowa
$43,870
Georgia
$43,820
Ohio
$43,490
Missouri
$43,420
South Carolina
$43,150
Kentucky
$42,930
Florida
$42,530
Tennessee
$41,420
Oklahoma
$40,970
New Mexico
$40,240
Louisiana
$39,550
Virgin Islands
$38,790
Alabama
$38,520
Idaho
$38,470
West Virginia
$37,570
Arkansas
$37,500
Arizona
$36,820
Mississippi
$32,980
Puerto Rico
$23,460
Guam
$18,650



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