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Just out of curiosity, what would a landscaping/lawn care business with me as the owner and the only employee typically make a month? I am trying to see if I am in line.
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that would completely depend on your location ,skills,competition and probably another hundred things .Theres no way to give you any better ideas without knowing much much more info .
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Just out of curiosity, what would a landscaping/lawn care business with me as the owner and the only employee typically make a month? I am trying to see if I am in line.
Are you talking before or after taxes?
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Like mentioned before it's really going to depend on your location, but if I had to just wing it...$6,000 a month is good, not great, but good.
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I heard somewhere $50,000 per employee. Not sure how that would work for the owner/operator. It might be the same though considering the employees wages are around $18,000 which might be close to a owners expenses.
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Experienced guy start $10 per hr
Not experienced start $8 per hr

After a period of time evaluate then adjust accordingly.
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