Train animals for riding, harness, security, performance, or obedience, or assisting persons with disabilities. Accustom animals to human voice and contact; and condition animals to respond to commands. Train animals according to prescribed standards for show or competition. May train animals to carry pack loads or work as part of pack team.
Median Annual Wage: $25,770
Education: High school diploma or equivalent (44%); Less than high school diploma (23%); Some college, no degree (17%)
Projected Growth: Faster than average (15% to 21%)
Related Job Titles: Trainer; Dog Trainer; Horse Trainer; Guide Dog Instructor; Guide Dog Trainer; Agility Instructor; Dog Obedience Instructor; Guide Dog Mobility Instructor (GDMI); Racehorse Trainer; Service Dog Trainer