Nursery Owners and Managers

Nursery owners and managers are responsible for all aspects of the operation of a nursery, garden center, or greenhouse—from growing, feeding, transplanting, and protecting plants to overseeing day-to-day operations (including sales, marketing, human resources, customer relations, building upkeep, and accounting).

Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $50,000 to $100,000+
Work Environment Indoors/Outdoors
Education and Training
  • High School Diploma
Related School Subjects
  • Agriculture
  • Business
  • Mathematics
  • Business Management
  • Financial
  • Leadership
Personality Traits
  • Enterprising
  • Organized
  • Realistic
Licensure/Certification Required