How much does a Horticulturist make?

Updated Sep 9, 2021

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$40,684 /yr
Average Base Pay

237 salaries

$28K

Low

$41K

Average

$59K

High

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The national average salary for Horticulturist is $40,684 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Horticulturist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 237 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Horticulturist employees.

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SchroederS Flowers
3.3

SchroederS Flowers

Horticulturist

$35,646

 /yr
Range: $34K - $55K
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$34K

$55K

$34,340 - $54,907 Range

Kurt Weiss Greenhouses
3.3

Kurt Weiss Greenhouses

Horticulturist

$50,667

 /yr
Range: $33K - $59K

$33K

$59K

$32,711 - $58,666 Range

Bailey Nurseries
2.6

Bailey Nurseries

Horticulturist - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $26

$16

$26

$16 - $26 Range

John Mini
3.5

John Mini

Horticulturist - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $17

$13

$17

$13 - $17 Range

Hiebert Greenhouses

Hiebert Greenhouses

Horticulturist

$59,480

 /yr
Range: $51K - $63K

$51K

$63K

$51,032 - $62,583 Range

Ivy Acres Van De Wetering

Horticulturist

$75,223

 /yr
Range: $60K - $77K

$60K

$77K

$60,334 - $76,900 Range

Native Roots
3.1

Native Roots

Horticulturist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $18

$15

$18

$15 - $18 Range

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Lincoln Park Zoo
3.2

Lincoln Park Zoo

Horticulturist - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $19

$16

$19

$16 - $19 Range

Missouri Botanical Garden
3.3

Missouri Botanical Garden

Horticulturist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $17

$14

$17

$14 - $17 Range

Maymont Foundation
4.4

Maymont Foundation

Horticulturist - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $15 - $16

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

WHITE'S NURSERY & GREENHOUSES
5

WHITE'S NURSERY & GREENHOUSES

Horticulturist - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $20 - $23

$20

$23

$20 - $23 Range

US Forest Service
3.8

US Forest Service

Horticulturist

$87,122

 /yr
Range: $67K - $104K

$67K

$104K

$67,072 - $103,654 Range

Atlanta Botanical Garden
3.5

Atlanta Botanical Garden

Horticulturist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $16 - $16

$16

$16

$16 - $16 Range

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
4

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Horticulturist - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $19

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

Norfolk Botanical Garden
3

Norfolk Botanical Garden

Horticulturist

$31,618

 /yr
Range: $26K - $3M

$26K

$3M

$25,703 - $2,965,849 Range

2.8

Chapel Valley Landscape Company

Horticulturist

$53,550

 /yr
Range: $51K - $56K

$51K

$56K

$51,459 - $55,985 Range

Almstead Tree Company
3.5

Almstead Tree Company

Horticulturist

$49,340

 /yr
Range: $49K - $53K

$49K

$53K

$49,340 - $53,288 Range

Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

Horticulturist - Hourly
About 

$20 -$25

 hourly

$20

$25

$20 - $25 Range

The Ohio State University
4.2

The Ohio State University

Horticulturist - Hourly
About 

$20 -$32

 hourly

$20

$32

$20 - $32 Range

Michigan State University
4.3

Michigan State University

Horticulturist - Hourly
About 

$11 -$13

 hourly

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Horticulturist salaries

The national average salary for a Horticulturist is $40,684 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Horticulturist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 237 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Horticulturist employees.

The highest salary for a Horticulturist in United States is $58,999 per year.

The lowest salary for a Horticulturist in United States is $28,055 per year.

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