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Dog walker salary in United States

How much does a Dog Walker make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $18.19
Low $12.22
High $27.09
Non-cash benefit
Employee discount
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The average salary for a dog walker is $18.19 per hour in the United States. 8.2k salaries reported, updated at December 2, 2023

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Top companies for Dog Walkers in United States

  1. Frolic Pet Services
    8 reviews65 salaries reported
    $19.31per hour
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Highest paying cities for Dog Walkers near United States

  1. San Francisco, CA
    $21.30 per hour
    47 salaries reported
  2. Denver, CO
    $20.29 per hour
    69 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $19.16 per hour
    156 salaries reported
  1. Philadelphia, PA
    $18.50 per hour
    61 salaries reported
  2. Brooklyn, NY
    $18.49 per hour
    99 salaries reported
  3. Chicago, IL
    $18.26 per hour
    221 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $18.26 per hour
    53 salaries reported
  2. Raleigh, NC
    $17.42 per hour
    51 salaries reported
  3. Tampa, FL
    $16.45 per hour
    15 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Dog Walkers

  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Referral program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,011 ratings

25% of Dog Walkers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Pet Sitter

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Average $15.44 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Dog Walker

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