The recent data compiled by ServiceSeeking.com.au revealed that the median prices of landscaping services in NSW increased by $5/hr. From $45/hr in FY14, the cost of hiring a landscaper is now at $50/hr. That's an 11% rise in one year.
Meanwhile, premium rates of landscaping services in NSW also increased. In FY14, premium landscaping costs were at an average of $50/hr. However, due to the 9% price hike, premium rates of landscapers are now at $55/hr.
Landscaping costs in different Australian states and territories are not too far apart from each other. Among those with the highest median rates are ACT, Qld, WA, and NSW. SA and Tas, on the other hand, offer the lowest median rates. For premium landscaping rates, Qld has the biggest increase and the most expensive services.
Despite the price increase, landscaping remains to be one of the best ways to boost the value of your property. You can post a landscaping job here and start receiving quotes almost as soon as the job is posted. You can get an average of five quotes, but the maximum number of quotes you can get is 12.