A Horse Trainer earns an average salary of $29,833 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.

$15,434 - $49,694
$15K
$30K
$50K
MEDIAN: $29,833
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$7.93 - $59.18
$7
$16
$59
MEDIAN: $15.53
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$15,434 - $49,694  
   
Bonus
$9,887  
Profit Sharing
$850  
Commission
$2,035  
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).
)
$16,176 - $59,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$7.93 - $59.18  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$21.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$9,887  
   
Commission
$2,035  
Profit Sharing
$850  
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).
)
$16,176 - $59,800  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Job Description for Horse Trainer

Horse trainers work primarily in outdoor settings to feed, groom, and train horses. They are expected to perform training such as under-saddle or ground work and clean barn stalls, pastures, or/and round pens, and must also evaluate horses in terms of adaptability and behavioral/medical issues.

Read More...

Horse Trainer Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Horse Trainer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Horse Trainer

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
030
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
31%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Horse Trainer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 40%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$30,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 71%
ADVERTISEMENT