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How much do you pay your employees, hourly rate

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by TripleD'sInc, Jun 13, 2006.

  1. TripleD'sInc

    TripleD'sInc LawnSite Member
    Messages: 12

    Been in business for approx 4yrs, do this part time have another job full time. I currently have 55 accounts and its getting to much to handle. I'm looking at hiring one person. I live in Southwest Florida just wondering what some of you pay your employees per hour? :hammerhead:

    TURF DOCTOR LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,138

    55 accounts and your saying part time,thats ten a day for five days and a half a day on saturday and your working full time.
  3. cwlawley

    cwlawley LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 470

    I pay $8 to start. That is the going rate around here...probably about $10 down there I'd imagine.

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