Pet Groomer Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Pet Groomer is $11.91 per hour.
Pet Groomer Total Pay (?
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$17,452 - $49,665
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MEDIAN: $29,821
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Pet Groomer Total Pay (?
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$7.90 - $19.19
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MEDIAN: $11.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$17,452 - $49,665  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $592  
Total Pay (?
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$16,982 - $42,195  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 79
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$7.90 - $19.19  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.14 - $2.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $592  
   
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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$16,982 - $42,195  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 79
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Job Description for Pet Groomer
  • Follow directions to appropriately use equipment and supplies.
  • Work with dogs to complete grooming tasks, relieving anxiety and meeting schedules.
  • Maintain records on all pets and clients, including services supplied.
  • Interact with clients to identify services and set expectations.
  • Identify health problems and notify owners in a respectful manner.
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Pay by Experience Level for Pet Groomer
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Pet Groomer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%
Experienced
up arrow 13%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$28,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 26%
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Gender
Female
93%
female alumni
 
Male
7%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
11%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 23% dental benefits Dental: 14%
vision benefits Vision: 11% employee benefits None: 75%
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