Public Garden Worker

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A public garden worker is employed by a public garden, park, zoo, or another type of public entity to support the mission of the organization.

TRAINING/EDUCATION NEEDED

The minimum education requirement is a high school diploma. Some employers may prefer a certificate or Associate's degree.

WHERE TO STUDY

For 2- and 4-year college and university programs across the country, visit our Where to Study page.

SALARY EXPECTATIONS

In December 2018, the median yearly salary for a public garden worker ranged from $23,513 - $54,594, according to PayScale.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Public Garden Worker Profile.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS

Watch what a typical workday is like for Samantha Beckham, a horticulturist of Olbrich Botanical Gardens.