How much does a Rancher make in the United States?

Average Rancher Yearly Salary in the United States

Ranchers earn an average yearly salary of $24,956. Salaries typically start from $10,400 and go up to $35,000.

Average Rancher Hourly Wage in the United States

Ranchers earn an average hourly wage of $12.00. Hourly wages typically start from $5.00 and go up to $16.83.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

51%
Full-Time
49%
Part-Time

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Rancher demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.2
SCORE
133
RATINGS
Ranchers average a score of 3.2 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Ranchers in the 71th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Rancher satisfaction

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Rancher Earnings by Seniority

Top End Rancher Earnings

The highest earning Ranchers in the United States earn:

$16.83
an hour
$35,000
per year
Senior Rancher Earnings

Senior Ranchers in the United States earn:

$13.00
an hour
$27,040
per year
Experienced Rancher Earnings

Experienced Ranchers in the United States earn:

$12.00
an hour
$24,960
per year
Junior Rancher Earnings

Junior Ranchers in the United States earn:

$9.13
an hour
$19,000
per year
Starting Rancher Earnings

Starting Ranchers in the United States earn:

$5.00
an hour
$10,400
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Rancher Salary Comparison

Ranchers earn more than 31% percent of similar careers in the United States.

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Horse Trainer Salary $26k
Veterinary Assistant Salary $26k
Rancher Salary $24k
Dog Groomer Salary $24k
Animal Caretaker Salary $24k
Beekeeper Salary $24k
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Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)