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$26,275

Average Base Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$300

Average Bonus
The average livestock handler salary in United States is $26,275 or an equivalent hourly rate of $13. 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.
Salary by Experience

$21,520

Entry Level Salary

$34,276

Senior Level Salary
An entry level livestock handler (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $21,520. On the other end, a senior level livestock handler (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $34,276.

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Job Description
Attend to live farm, ranch, or aquacultural animals that may include cattle, sheep, swine, goats, horses and other equines, poultry, finfish, shellfish, and bees. Attend to animals produced for animal products, such as meat, fur, skins, feathers, eggs, milk, and honey. Duties may include feeding, watering, herding, grazing, castrating, branding, de-beaking, weighing, catching, and loading animals. May maintain records on animals; examine animals to detect diseases and injuries; assist in birth deliveries; and administer medications, vaccinations, or insecticides as appropriate. May clean and maintain animal housing areas. Includes workers who shear wool from sheep, and collect eggs in hatcheries.
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