The average hourly pay for a Dog Groomer and Bather is $10.28.
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Pay by Experience Level for Dog Groomer and Bather
An entry-level Dog Groomer and Bather with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.84 based on 41 salaries. An early career Dog Groomer and Bather with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.14 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Dog Groomer and Bather with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.00 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Dog Groomer and Bather with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.00 based on 9 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Dog Groomer and Bather in their job title in Oakland, California earn an average of 70.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Luis Obispo, California (26.5% more) and Paramus, New Jersey (26.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (6.8% less).
Years of Experience
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