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Animal Caretaker Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 161,820 Animal Caretakers in the United States. The Animal Caretaker job market is expected to grow by 15.3% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, Texas, and New York, and as a percentage of the population Colorado and Virginia have the most Animal Caretakers representing 1.653 in 1000 and 1.614 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

There are several types of Animal Caretaker. Consider learning more about: Aquarist Jobs, Dog Walker Jobs, Kennel Technician Jobs, Farrier Jobs.

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Animal Caretaker Jobs

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Title Company Location Info
Animal Caretaker TalentOptions Minneapolis, MN, USA Job Details
Animal Caretakers - Entry Level $500 Sign On Bonus COVANCE Milwaukee, WI, USA Job Details
Animal Caretakers - Entry Level $500 Sign On Bonus COVANCE Madison, WI, USA Job Details
Mixed Practice Veterinarian, Best Friends (Kanab, Ut) Best Friends Animal Society Kanab, UT, USA Job Details
Animal Caretaker Lab Support, a division of On Assignment Minneapolis, MN, USA Job Details
Laboratory Animal Caretaker/Surgical Assistant Townsend & Associates Fontana, CA, USA Job Details
Animal Support Specialist/Technician (Cage Wash/Husbandry, Caretaker) Lab Support, a division of On Assignment Rockville, MD, USA Job Details
Animal Caregiver Confidential Charlotte, NC, USA Job Details
Veterinary Receptionist & Front Office Animal Hospital The Newport Beach Veterinary Hospital Newport Beach, CA, USA Job Details
Animal Care Position The Jackson Laboratory BAR HARBOR, ME, USA Job Details
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Demand for Animal Caretakers

The Animal Caretaker industry is concentrated in California, Texas and New York.

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How to Become an Animal Caretaker

Interested in becoming an animal caretaker? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good animal caretaker? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A high school education is required to be an Animal Caretaker.

  3. Get Hired

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    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.