Average Utilities Ground Worker Salary
$32,000 yearly
$15.82 hourly
Updated August 18, 2021
$26,000
10 %
$32,000
Median
$41,000
90 %
What Is The Average Utilities Ground Worker Salary?
The average utilities ground worker salary is $32,900 per year, or $15.82 per hour, in the United States. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $26,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $41,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, California, Oregon, Hawaii, and Rhode Island provide the highest utilities ground worker salaries.

Average Utilities Ground Worker Salary By State

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

Average Salary

Utilities Ground Worker average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
$24,383
$11.72
Alaska
$37,661
$18.11
Arizona
$30,203
$14.52
Arkansas
$25,210
$12.12
California
$35,651
$17.14
Colorado
$26,183
$12.59
Connecticut
$34,412
$16.54
Delaware
$31,850
$15.31
District of Columbia
$29,686
$14.27
Florida
$26,304
$12.65
Georgia
$24,409
$11.74
Hawaii
$34,988
$16.82
Idaho
$28,546
$13.72
Illinois
$29,120
$14.00
Indiana
$27,604
$13.27
Iowa
$28,828
$13.86
Kansas
$26,623
$12.80
Kentucky
$25,994
$12.50
Louisiana
$24,927
$11.98
Maine
$30,812
$14.81
Maryland
$30,251
$14.54
Massachusetts
$33,794
$16.25
Michigan
$30,216
$14.53
Minnesota
$32,027
$15.40
Mississippi
$24,530
$11.79
Missouri
$26,516
$12.75
Montana
$26,502
$12.74
Nebraska
$27,714
$13.32
Nevada
$32,985
$15.86
New Hampshire
$32,728
$15.73
New Jersey
$33,742
$16.22
New Mexico
$27,454
$13.20
New York
$33,894
$16.30
North Carolina
$25,633
$12.32
North Dakota
$32,220
$15.49
Ohio
$28,407
$13.66
Oklahoma
$25,746
$12.38
Oregon
$35,199
$16.92
Pennsylvania
$32,236
$15.50
Rhode Island
$34,600
$16.63
South Carolina
$24,849
$11.95
South Dakota
$29,134
$14.01
Tennessee
$24,964
$12.00
Texas
$25,955
$12.48
Utah
$26,621
$12.80
Vermont
$30,968
$14.89
Virginia
$28,241
$13.58
Washington
$34,063
$16.38
West Virginia
$27,434
$13.19
Wisconsin
$30,802
$14.81
Wyoming
$25,677
$12.34

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Highest Paying Cities For Utilities Ground Worker

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Bellingham, WA
$34,984
$16.82
Irvine, CA
$34,382
$16.53

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Average Utilities Ground Worker Salary Over Time

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

Location
    YearascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc% Changeascdesc
    2021
    $32,900
    $15.82
    +2.8%
    2020
    $32,000
    $15.38
    +3.3%
    2019
    $30,900
    $14.87
    +2.7%
    2018
    $30,100
    $14.47
    +2.7%
    2017
    $29,300
    $14.07
    +0.8%

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Electrical Helper

    Avg. salary: $30,188

    An Electrical Helper is responsible for assisting head electricians in conducting electrical repairs and installments for private households or commercial establishments. Electrical Helpers operate various electrical tools and equipment, requiring them to inspect the materials before and after every use to avoid potential hazards and operational failures. They also support the senior electricians in performing troubleshooting procedures, component replacements, and upgrading systems for optimization. An Electrical Helper must have excellent organizational and mechanical skills, especially in fixing broken cables and strictly following safety protocols and regulations.
    27,117 Electrical Helper Jobs
    Maintenance Worker

    Avg. salary: $35,103

    Maintenance workers are employees assigned to oversee the equipment, furniture, and fixtures in the office. They ensure that these items work correctly by doing routine check-ups, identifying any problems, anticipating challenges, sourcing for spare parts, and repairing problems. They also ensure that all the equipment, furniture, and fixtures are clean and always ready for use. They should be familiar with all the official instructions and procedures to ensure that they can adequately care for these items. They may also handle the installation of any new equipment.
    64,606 Maintenance Worker Jobs
    Ground Crew

    Avg. salary: $26,841

    Ground crews, also known as ground staff, are personnel that work at the airport. These crews are either avionics technicians, customer service and ramp agents, or flight dispatchers. They service the airline while on the ground. Their primary responsibility is to ensure that the airline runway and gate are both clear from debris or garbage to prevent them from being sucked by the plane's engine. They also inspect the tarmac and take out any items found before the plane's arrival or departure.
    30,780 Ground Crew Jobs
    Ground Worker

    Avg. salary: $27,726

    Groundworkers are part of the construction staff who prepares a site before building. They are responsible for removing the sewage, redirecting water flows using pumps, cementing the project site, and laying the curb. Usually, they provide the tools they need for projects. Groundworkers require basic numeracy because of the nature of their role. They must also be decisive and confident in the quality of their work. Most importantly, this job requires a high level of fitness for safe working in the location.
    21,216 Ground Worker Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Utilities Ground Workers The Most?

    If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like The Hershey Company and Irvine High School as they offer the highest salaries for utilities ground workers.
    Company
    LogoRankCompanyAverage Utilities Ground Worker SalaryUtilities Ground Worker Salary Range
    1The Hershey Company
    4.8
    $35,220
    $27k
    $37k
    2Irvine High School
    4.2
    $28,586
    $27k
    $37k

    Recently Added Utilities Ground Worker Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Utility Grounds Attendant-Hershey's Chocolate World
    Hershey, PA
    04/30/2021
    $27,131
    04/30/2021
    Utility Grounds Attendant-Hershey's Chocolate World
    Hershey, PA
    01/09/2021
    $22,957
    01/09/2021
    Utility Grounds Attendant-Hershey's Chocolate World
    Hershey, PA
    01/07/2021
    $22,957
    01/07/2021
    Bellingham Technical College
    Utility & Grounds Worker(S)-Temporary
    Utility & Grounds Worker(S)-Temporary
    Bellingham, WA
    09/02/2020
    $30,929
    09/02/2020
    Utility Grounds Attendant-Hershey's Chocolate World
    Hershey, PA
    09/01/2020
    $22,957
    09/01/2020
    Utility Grounds Attendant-Hershey's Chocolate World
    Hershey, PA
    04/10/2020
    $22,957
    04/10/2020
    Bellingham Technical College
    Utility & Grounds Worker(S)-Temporary
    Utility & Grounds Worker(S)-Temporary
    Bellingham, WA
    04/08/2020
    $30,929
    04/08/2020
    Bellingham Technical College
    Utility & Grounds Worker(S)-Temporary
    Utility & Grounds Worker(S)-Temporary
    Bellingham, WA
    03/25/2020
    $30,929
    03/25/2020
    Sac and Fox Tribe of Iowa
    Temporary Grounds/Utility MSS *May-Sept.
    Temporary Grounds/Utility MSS *May-Sept.
    Tama, IA
    03/04/2020
    $22,686
    03/04/2020
    Utilities Ground Worker
    Hershey, PA
    01/07/2020
    $22,957
    01/07/2020

    Average Utilities Ground Worker Salary by Demographic

    Utilities Ground Worker Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $27,837
    female-income
    Female Income
    $27,644
    Median Utilities Ground Worker Income by Race
    Asian utilities ground workers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Unknown utilities ground workers have the lowest average salary at $24,080.
    $33,000
    $31,000
    $29,000
    $27,000
    $25,000
    $23,000
    Unknown
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Unknown$24,080
    White$27,225
    Black or African American$29,422
    Asian$30,332
    Hispanic or Latino$27,643
    Average Utilities Ground Worker Salary by Education Level
    Utilities ground workers with a Associate degree earn more than those without, at $32,244 annually. With a Bachelors degree, utilities ground workers earn a median annual income of $28,023 compared to $27,837 for utilities ground workers with an High School Diploma degree.
    $33,000
    $32,000
    $31,000
    $30,000
    $29,000
    $28,000
    $27,000
    High School Diploma or Less
    Bachelor's Degree
    Some College/ Associate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    High School Diploma or Less$27,837
    Bachelor's Degree$28,023
    Some College/ Associate Degree$32,244