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Nursery Owners and Managers

Overview

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).

Salary Range

Below $25,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

High School Diploma

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

Decline
Personality Traits

Enterprising

Organized

Realistic

Career Ladder
Regional Sales Manager of National Garden Supplier

Nursery Owner

Nursery Manager

Horticultural Technician

Sales Worker