How much does a Groundskeeper, Sr. make in the United States? The average Groundskeeper, Sr. salary in the United States is $42,981 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $36,937 and $51,091. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Groundskeeper, Sr.

Groundskeeper, Sr. cuts and maintains lawns and grass. Rakes and maintains leaves, and cares for plants, flowers, trees and shrubs. Being a Groundskeeper, Sr. determines the appropriate plants or shrubs for walkways or garden areas. Provides grounds maintenance in all seasons. Additionally, Groundskeeper, Sr. performs routine cleaning and maintenance on gardening and grounds equipment. May require horticultural training. May operate light trucks and assorted power equipment. Responsible for snow and dirt removal. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. The Groundskeeper, Sr. gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Groundskeeper, Sr. typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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