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Dog Groomer and Bather Salary

A Dog Groomer and Bather earns an average wage of $9.52 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$14,254 - $39,453
(Median)
$14K
$25K
$39K
MEDIAN: $24,612
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$7.71 - $12.14
(Median)
$7
$9
$12
MEDIAN: $9.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$14,254 - $39,453  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $492.25  
Commission
$1,125 - $19,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$16,298 - $33,239  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$6$12$18
Hourly Rate
$7.71 - $12.14  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.26 - $4.38  
Overtime
$0.21 - $17.62  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$12K$24K$36K
Bonus
$0.00 - $492.25  
   
Commission
$1,125 - $19,500  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$16,298 - $33,239  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 91

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Job Description for Dog Groomer and Bather

  • Trim, shave, and shape a dog’s coat, following typical patterns for the breed or owner’s directions.
  • Manage the front desk, answer the phone, schedule appointments, and greet customers.
  • Bathe and clean dogs, brush out their hair, clean ears, and trim toe nails.

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Experience Affects Dog Groomer and Bather Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

National Average
$21,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 20% dental benefits Dental: 12%
vision benefits Vision: 8% employee benefits None: 78%
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