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How much does an Animal Breeder make in the United States?

Average Animal Breeder Hourly Wage in the United States

Animal Breeders earn a median hourly wage of $17.16. Hourly wages typically start from $10.93 and go up to $35.16.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Animal Breeder Yearly Salary in the United States

Animal Breeders earn a median salary of $35,690 per year. Salaries typically start from $22,730 and go up to $73,130.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Animal Breeder Earnings by Seniority

Top End Animal Breeder Earnings

The highest earning Animal Breeders in the United States earn:

$35.16
an hour
$73,130
per year
Senior Animal Breeder Earnings

Senior Animal Breeders in the United States earn:

$24.99
an hour
$51,970
per year
Experienced Animal Breeder Earnings

Experienced Animal Breeders in the United States earn:

$17.16
an hour
$35,690
per year
Junior Animal Breeder Earnings

Junior Animal Breeders in the United States earn:

$13.22
an hour
$27,510
per year
Starting Animal Breeder Earnings

Starting Animal Breeders in the United States earn:

$10.93
an hour
$22,730
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Animal Breeder salary comparison

Animal Breeders earn less than 53% percent of Animals careers. Animal Breeder salaries are in the bottom % of all careers in the United States.

Veterinarian Salary $88k
Zoo Endocrinologist Salary $79k
Farmer Salary $70k
Animal Scientist Salary $64k
Zoologist Salary $60k
Fish And Game Warden Salary $52k
Wildlife Enforcement Officer Salary $50k
Animal Breeder Salary $40k
Commercial Fisherman Salary $35k
Animal Control Worker Salary $34k
Exterminator Salary $33k
Veterinary Technologist Salary $32k
Animal Trainer Salary $27k
Veterinary Assistant Salary $25k
Dairy Herdsperson Salary $22k
Animal Caretaker Salary $21k
Source:

Historical salary for Animal Breeders in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Animal Breeder salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Animal Breeder Salary in Kentucky $17.41 $36,210 # 1
Animal Breeder Salary in California $15.73 $32,720 # 2
Animal Breeder Salary in Missouri $16.54 $34,410 # 3
Animal Breeder Salary in Wisconsin $18.12 $37,680 # 4
Animal Breeder Salary in Michigan $13.77 $28,630 # 5
Animal Breeder Salary in Iowa $14.39 $29,930 # 6
Animal Breeder Salary in North Carolina $14.07 $29,270 # 7
Animal Breeder Salary in New Jersey $13.60 $28,280 # 8
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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