Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Groomer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$73,893 / yrTotal Pay
$31,756 / yrBase Pay
$42,136 / yrAdditional Pay

$73,893

 / yr
$11K$997K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Groomer is $73,893 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $31,756 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $42,136 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Groomer?

Some related job titles are Animal Care Salaries with median pay of $49,704, Bather Salaries with median pay of $50,293, Grooming Salon Manager Salaries with median pay of $61,589, Grooming Assistant Salaries with median pay of $45,116.

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PetSmart
3.4

PetSmart

Groomer - Hourly

$10

$26

$10 - $26 Range

Petco
3.2

Petco

Groomer

$31,748

 /yr
Range: $23K - $45K

$23K

$45K

$22,699 - $45,141 Range

PetSmart
3.4

PetSmart

Groomer - Hourly

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

Petco
3.2

Petco

Groomer - Hourly

$8

$23

$8 - $23 Range

Kriser's Natural Pet
2.7

$44,684

 /yr
Range: $43K - $48K

$43K

$48K

$42,515 - $47,528 Range

Vail Resorts
3.2

Vail Resorts

Groomer - Hourly

$14

$14

$14 - $14 Range

NexAge Technologies USA
3.7

$35,920

 /yr
Range: $35K - $38K

$35K

$38K

$34,880 - $37,960 Range

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Pet Supermarket
3.2

$33,011

 /yr
Range: $33K - $35K

$33K

$35K

$32,641 - $34,860 Range

Petsense
3.2

Petsense

Groomer - Hourly

$3

$12

$3 - $12 Range

Pet Supplies Plus
3.3

Pet Supplies Plus

Groomer - Hourly

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

Healthy Spot
4.4

Healthy Spot

Groomer - Hourly
About 

$17 -$26

 hourly

$17

$26

$17 - $26 Range

Petsense
3.2

Petsense

Groomer - Hourly

$10

$12

$10 - $12 Range

Best Friends Pet Care
2.5

$21K

$35K

$20,668 - $35,228 Range

Downtown Dog Lounge
3.3

$2K

$5K

$1,827 - $4,664 Range

Pet Palace Resorts
3.8

Pet Palace Resorts

Groomer - Hourly
About 

$15 -$19

 hourly

$15

$19

$15 - $19 Range

Aussie Pet Mobile
3.8

$47K

$52K

$47,024 - $51,678 Range

Self Opportunity
4.3

Self Opportunity

Groomer - Hourly
About 

$30 -$33

 hourly

$30

$33

$30 - $33 Range

PetSmart
3.4

PetSmart

Groomer - Hourly Contractor

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

Petco
3.2

Petco

Groomer - Hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

VCA
3.3

VCA

Groomer - Hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Dog Groomer in United States of America

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$13

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Dog Groomer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$30,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Dog Groomer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$4,000

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Dog Groomer with 10 to 14 years of experience

$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Dog Groomer with 7 to 9 years of experience

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$12

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Dog Groomer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$14

/hrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Professional Bather with 1 to 3 years of experience

$36,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Dog Groomer with 7 to 9 years of experience

$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Pet Groomer with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Groomer salaries

The national average salary for a Groomer is $31,507 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Groomer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 66 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Groomer employees.

The highest salary for a Groomer in United States is $45,738 per year.

The lowest salary for a Groomer in United States is $21,704 per year.

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