2017 APR Landscape Horticulture Program Trends

2017 APR Landscape Horticulture Program Trends








Occupation Overview
Emsi Q1 2017 Data Set
April 2017

Western Technical College

400 Seventh Street
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
608.785.9200

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Parameters
Occupations
Code

Description

17-1012

Landscape Architects

19-4093

Forest and Conservation Technicians

37-1011

First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers

37-1012

First-Line Supervisors of Landscaping, Lawn Service, and Groundskeeping Workers

37-3012

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers, and Applicators, Vegetation

37-3013

Tree Trimmers and Pruners

37-3019

Grounds Maintenance Workers, All Other

Regions
Code

Description

55011

Buffalo County, WI

55023

Crawford County, WI

55053

Jackson County, WI

55057

Juneau County, WI

55063

La Crosse County, WI

55081

Monroe County, WI

55121

Trempealeau County, WI

55123

Vernon County, WI

Timeframe
2018 - 2022

Datarun
2017.1 – Employees
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Landscape Horticulture 2017 (AED) in Western Technical College District
SOC

17-1012
19-4093

Description
Landscape
Architects
Forest and
Conservation
Technicians

2018
Jobs

2022
Jobs

2018 2022
Change

2018 2022 %
Change

2018 2022
Openings

Annual
Openings

Median
Hourly
Earnings

22

23

1

5%

<10

Insf. Data

$23.69

81

81

0

0%

14

4

$18.13

121

122

1

1%

<10

Insf. Data

$18.89

37-1011

First-Line
Supervisors of
Housekeeping
and Janitorial
Workers

37-1012

First-Line
Supervisors of
Landscaping,
Lawn Service,
and
Groundskeeping
Workers

34

35

1

3%

<10

Insf. Data

$23.20

37-3012

Pesticide
Handlers,
Sprayers, and
Applicators,
Vegetation

18

19

1

6%

<10

Insf. Data

$18.34

37-3013

Tree Trimmers
and Pruners

14

15

1

7%

<10

Insf. Data

$17.15

37-3019

Grounds
Maintenance
Workers, All
Other

<10

<10

Insf.
Data

Insf.
Data

<10

Insf. Data

Insf.
Data

298

304

6

2%

36

9

$19.31

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Occupation Summary for Landscape Horticulture 2015 (AED)

292

2.0%

$19.31/hr

Jobs (2016)

% Change (2018-2022)

Median Hourly Earnings

30% below National average

Nation: 3.6%

Nation: $19.01/hr

Growth

298

304

6

2.0%

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change (2018-2022)

% Change (2018-2022)

Occupation

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change

% Change

Landscape Architects
(17-1012)

22

23

1

5%

Forest and Conservation
Technicians (19-4093)

81

81

0

0%

First-Line Supervisors of
Housekeeping and Janitorial
Workers (37-1011)

121

122

1

1%

First-Line Supervisors of
Landscaping, Lawn Service,
and Groundskeeping
Workers (37-1012)

34

35

1

3%

Pesticide Handlers,
Sprayers, and Applicators,
Vegetation (37-3012)

18

19

1

6%

Tree Trimmers and Pruners
(37-3013)

14

15

1

7%

8

8

0

0%

Grounds Maintenance
Workers, All Other
(37-3019)

Percentile Earnings

$15.49/hr

$19.31/hr

$23.69/hr

25th Percentile Earnings

Median Earnings

75th Percentile Earnings

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25th Percentile
Earnings

Median Earnings

75th Percentile
Earnings

Landscape Architects (17-1012)

$19.24

$23.69

$30.66

Forest and Conservation
Technicians (19-4093)

$14.60

$18.13

$21.62

First-Line Supervisors of
Housekeeping and Janitorial
Workers (37-1011)

$15.14

$18.89

$23.12

First-Line Supervisors of
Landscaping, Lawn Service, and
Groundskeeping Workers
(37-1012)

$18.05

$23.20

$28.86

Pesticide Handlers, Sprayers,
and Applicators, Vegetation
(37-3012)

$15.21

$18.34

$20.95

Tree Trimmers and Pruners
(37-3013)

$13.64

$17.15

$23.49

Grounds Maintenance Workers,
All Other (37-3019)

$13.40

$16.53

$20.99

Occupation

Regional Trends

Region
●

2018 Jobs

2022 Jobs

Change

% Change

Region

298

304

6

2.0%

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Region

2018 Jobs

Wisconsin

●

United States

Change

% Change

6,690

●

2022 Jobs
6,885

195

2.9%

429,599

445,086

15,487

3.6%

Regional Breakdown
County

2022 Jobs

La Crosse County, WI

149

Monroe County, WI

70

Trempealeau County, WI

22

Juneau County, WI

18

Vernon County, WI

15

Occupation Gender Breakdown

Gender

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

●

Males

191

65.5%

●

Females

101

34.5%

Occupation Age Breakdown

Age

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

●

14-18

5

1.6%

●

19-24

31

10.5%

●

25-34

63

21.7%

●

35-44

52

17.9%

●

45-54

71

24.2%

●

55-64

56

19.2%

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Age
●

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

65+

14

4.9%

Occupation Race/Ethnicity Breakdown

Race/Ethnicity
●

White

●

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent
260

88.9%

Hispanic or Latino

11

3.7%

●

Black or African American

10

3.3%

●

Asian

5

1.8%

●

American Indian or Alaska Native

4

1.3%

●

Two or More Races

3

1.0%

●

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

0

0.0%

Occupational Programs

3

273

12

Programs (2015)

Completions (2015)

Openings (2015)

CIP Code

Program

Completions (2015)

52.0201

Business Administration and Management,
General

230

52.0299

Business Administration, Management and
Operations, Other

29

01.0605

Landscaping and Groundskeeping

14

Industries Employing Landscape Horticulture 2015 (AED)
Occupation
Group Jobs
in Industry
(2016)

% of
Occupation
Group in
Industry
(2016)

% of Total
Jobs in
Industry
(2016)

Federal Government, Civilian, Excluding Postal Service

74

25.2%

2.4%

Landscaping Services

30

10.2%

9.3%

Industry

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Race/Ethnicity

2016 Jobs 2016 Percent

Local Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals

28

9.5%

0.3%

Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels

25

8.5%

1.6%

Janitorial Services

19

6.4%

3.8%

Appendix A - Data Sources and
Calculations
Location Quotient
Location quotient (LQ) is a way of quantifying how concentrated a particular industry, cluster, occupation, or
demographic group is in a region as compared to the nation. It can reveal what makes a particular region unique
in comparison to the national average.

Occupation Data
Emsi occupation employment data are based on final Emsi industry data and final Emsi staffing patterns. Wage
estimates are based on Occupational Employment Statistics (QCEW and Non-QCEW Employees classes of
worker) and the American Community Survey (Self-Employed and Extended Proprietors). Occupational wage
estimates also affected by county-level Emsi earnings by industry.

Completers Data
The completers data in this report is taken directly from the national IPEDS database published by the U.S.
Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.

Institution Data
The institution data in this report is taken directly from the national IPEDS database published by the U.S.
Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics.

State Data Sources
This report uses state data from the following agencies: Illinois Department of Employment Security,
Employment Projections; Iowa Workforce Development; Michigan Department of Labor and Economic Growth,
Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives; Minnesota Department of Employment and
Economic Development; Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, Bureau of Workforce Information

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