Sports Turf Manager

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A sports turf manager maintains an athletic field of a school, community or other institution.

TRAINING/EDUCATION NEEDED

The minimum education requirement is a certificate. Some employers may prefer an Associate's or Bachelor'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 sports turf manager was $36,292, according to Salary.com. For more information, visit Study.com's Sports Turf Manager Profile.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND ASSOCIATIONS

VIDEOS AND TESTIMONIALS

Learn about the person responsible for keeping the Spartan Stadium's turf in pristine condition, Amy Fouty.

Watch head groundskeeper of the Baltimore Orioles, Nicole Sherry talk about why she loves her job.