The average wage for a dog trainer in the United States is around $12.71 per hour.
Dog trainers earn an average hourly wage of $12.71.
Salaries typically start from $10.38 per hour and go up to $22.42 per hour.
52% below national average Updated in 2018
Dog trainer earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Dog trainer salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do dog trainer salaries compare to similar careers?
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)