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Dog Handler Salary
in the United States

How much does a Dog Handler make in the United States?
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$22,351 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$11 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$300 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average dog handler salary in United States is $22,351 or an equivalent hourly rate of $11. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $300. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$17,940 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$25,717 (USD)

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