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Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

This career: $12.08
Statewide median: $18.15

 

This career pays below the statewide median wage.


Wages for Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers

Area Low Median High
U S
$8.50 $11.60 $18.52
Minnesota
$8.44 $12.08 $20.49
Central Minnesota
$8.29 $11.57 $17.87
Northeast Minnesota
$7.95 $10.52 $17.52
Northwest Minnesota
$8.24 $10.80 $16
Southeast Minnesota
$8.47 $12.25 $19.80
Southwest Minnesota
$8.14 $11.80 $18.04
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$8.86 $13.16 $22.97

"Low" indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 12,450 workers employed in this large career.

Where do Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers most often work?

 

Current Demand

This career is currently in very low demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 5,630 new Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers to meet market demand between 2012-2022. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers
  Employment Employment Change
2012 2022 Number Percent
U S 1,124,900 1,264,000 139,200 12.4%
Minnesota 16,807 18,197 1,390 8.3%
  2010 2020 Number Percent
Central Minnesota 1,658 2,127 469 28.3%
Northeast Minnesota 1,259 1,486 227 18%
Northwest Minnesota 2,018 2,494 476 23.6%
Southwest Minnesota 1,003 1,151 148 14.8%
Southeast Minnesota 1,235 1,485 250 20.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 10,310 12,109 1,799 17.4%


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