Baseball fields

by DyLaN ClArK

Baseball turf fields

Turf field mangement


Natural Grass Field Turf

Base preparation:$150,000$320,000

Materials:$2.75 per sq. ft. = $220,000$4.75 per sq. ft. = $380,000

Maintenance:$20,000 x 10 years = $200,000$5,000 x 10 years = $50,000

Total:$570,000$750,000

Scheduling Possibilities:25 hours x 25 weeks x 10 years = 6,250 hours68 hours x 44 weeks x 10 years = 29,920 hours

Average Cost Per Hour of Use:$91.20$25.74


Required EducationCertificate, associate's degree or bachelor's degree

Other RequirementsLicensure or certification

Projected Job Growth (2012-2022)13% (for all grounds maintenance workers)*

Median Salary (2014)$28,800 (for grounds maintenance workers)*