Average Dog Trainer Hourly Pay

$12.92
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$9.98
MEDIAN
$12.92
90%
$28.86

The average hourly pay for a Dog Trainer is $12.92

Hourly Rate
$10 - $29
Bonus
$5 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Commission
$493 - $10k
Total Pay
$21k - $64k
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What Do Dog Trainers Do?

Dog Trainer Tasks
  • Conduct classes or private lessons to teach owners how to train and develop better relationships with their dogs.
  • Schedule and advertise class and private lesson times, locations, and prices.
  • Observe and evaluate dog behaviors to determine the best training methods or solutions to behavioral problems.
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Job Satisfaction for Dog Trainer

3.8 out of 5
(66)
Highly Satisfied
10Reviews
Based on 66 responses, the job of Dog Trainer has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.77 out of 5. On average, Dog Trainers are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
77.5%
Male
20.5%
Prefer to self-define
2.0%
This data is based on 151 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

31%

Dental

19%

Vision

15%

None

68%