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Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $14.47
Statewide median: $19.62

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$10.76 $12.99 $16.19
Minnesota
$11.29 $14.47 $19.37
Central Minnesota
$11.13 $13.16 $15.6
Northeast Minnesota
$10.65 $12.84 $16.53
Northwest Minnesota
$10.97 $14.87 $19.12
Southeast Minnesota
$10.93 $13.54 $17.6
Southwest Minnesota
$9.74 $11.1 $14.04
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$12.03 $16.06 $21.84

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 15260 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in very high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 4030 new Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers to meet market demand between 2014-2024. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
Area Employment Employment Change
2014 2024 Number Percent
U S 1167800 1239600 71700 6.1%
Minnesota 18110 18880 770 4.2%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2014 2024 Number Percent
Northeast Minnesota 1102 1161 59 5.3%
Central Minnesota 2309 2570 261 11.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 9652 9937 285 2.9%
Southwest Minnesota 1473 1521 48 3.2%
Northwest Minnesota 2233 2376 143 6.4%
Southeast Minnesota 1404 1491 87 6.1%


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