Horticulturist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$32,000
$20,000
Min 10%
$32,000
Median 50%
$52,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bachman's
Highest Paying City
Vineland, NJ
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a horticulturist make?
As a Horticulturist in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $32,984 per year or $15.86 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $52,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $20,000 per year. Most Horticulturist jobs are in Retail companies and Telecommunication companies. Alaska, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia have the highest paying Horticulturist jobs. The typical tenure for a Horticulturist is 3.3 years.
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Average Horticulturist Salary By Location

Across America, Horticulturists make on average $32,984 annually or $15.86 hourly. Vineland, NJ reports the highest annual salary for Horticulturists at 67,805. Not only that, Vineland, NJ also has an average entry-level salary of $31,000. Alaska, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia are the highest paying states. Utah, Iowa, South Dakota, Kansas, and Colorado are the lowest earners.

Map of Horticulturist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Horticulturists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Horticulturist Salary By Company

Horticulturist jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Retail companies and Telecommunication companies have the most job opportunities for Horticulturists. Horticulturists at Bachman's and Denver Botanic Gardens report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like City of Reno and Harris County report highly competitive salaries for Horticulturists.

Horticulturist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Horticulturist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Horticulturist
03/25/2020
$39,792
City of Denver
Horticulturist
01/22/2020
$40,425
Horticulturist
01/18/2020
$36,314
City of Denver
Horticulturist
12/18/2019
$40,425
City of Denver
Horticulturist
11/26/2019
$40,425
Agricultural Research Service
Horticulturist
11/24/2019
$47,016
City of Reno, Nv
Horticulturist
11/20/2019
$70,195
Horticulturist
11/07/2019
$38,234
Department of The Interior
Horticulturist
10/24/2019
$82,721
Department of The Interior
Horticulturist
10/24/2019
$82,721
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