Average Dog Kennel Attendant Hourly Pay

$10.21
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$307
Bonus
$1,600
Commission
$290
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Dog Kennel Attendant is $10.21.
10%
$8.27
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$10.21
90%
$13.26
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Hourly Rate
$8 - $13
Bonus
$50 - $1,030
Profit Sharing
$0 - $290
Commission
$0 - $1,600
Total Pay
$17,254 - $28,210
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What Do Dog Kennel Attendants Do?

Dog Kennel Attendant Tasks
  • Feed, water, exercise, and monitor the health of the dogs.
  • Assist with bathing and grooming dogs.
  • Help manage the front desk, take phone calls, provide customer service, receive dogs for boarding, and send dogs home.
  • Clean and sanitize kennel runs and maintain cleanliness of facilities.

Job Satisfaction for Dog Kennel Attendant

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What is the Pay by Experience Level for Dog Kennel Attendants?

An entry-level Dog Kennel Attendant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $9.54 based on 52 salaries. An early career Dog Kennel Attendant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.16 based on 215 salaries. A mid-career Dog Kennel Attendant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.90 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Dog Kennel Attendant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $10.95 based on 14 salaries.
Employees with Dog Kennel Attendant in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 40.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (25.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (12.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Las Vegas, Nevada (16.3% less), Houston, Texas (2.1% less) and Omaha, Nebraska (0.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 330 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.8%
Early Career
65.2%
Mid Career
14.8%
Experienced
4.2%