Average Entry-Level Dog Kennel Attendant Hourly Pay

$9.54
Avg. Hourly Rate
$150
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Dog Kennel Attendant is $9.54.
10%
$7.80
MEDIAN
$9.54
90%
$11.60
Is Dog Kennel Attendant your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Hourly Rate
$8 - $12
Bonus
$31 - $1,174
Total Pay
$16,310 - $25,060
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

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.

Dog Kennel Attendant Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

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

An early career Dog Kennel Attendant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $10.06 based on 230 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 13 salaries.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 292 survey responses.
Early Career
78.8%
Mid Career
16.8%
Experienced
4.5%