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Dog Groomer Salary
in Alabama, United States

$24,166 (USD)

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Last updated: March 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Dog Groomer is $24,166 a year and $12 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Dog Groomer is between $18,905 and $28,371. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Dog Groomer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Combs, clips, trims, and shapes dogs' coats to groom dogs, using knowledge of canine characteristics and grooming techniques and styles.
  • Reads written or verbal instructions to determine clipping pattern desired.
  • Places dog on grooming table and fits grooming collar on dog to hold animal to table.
  • Studies proportions of dog to determine most appropriate cutting pattern to achieve desired style.
  • Clips dog's hair according to determined pattern, using electric clippers, comb, and barber's shears.
  • Combs and shapes dog's coat.
Dog Groomer Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Nonfarm Animal Caretakers

Job family population: 190,520

Estimated population of Dog Groomer jobs: 22,097

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Dog Groomer Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Dog Groomer
Mar 21
Birmingham, AL, USA
We Talk Dog
Purpose Provide high quality grooming services at We Talk Dog. WTD brings to the partnership an established client base eager for the services of a groomer. WTD is a high-volume, cutting edge ...
URGENT: Dog Walking Wanted - Needed: Roanoke, Alabama Pet Groomer, Seeking Pet Sitter
Mar 15
Roanoke, United States
I'm seeking a dog sitter working in Roanoke, Alabama. I'm aiming to connect with a dedicated individual who has semi-regular availability. Services And Training: My home is in need of maintaining pet ...
Guest Services
Mar 22
Birmingham, AL, USA
We Talk Dog
Job duties would include greeting and signing in dogs for daycare, boarding, and grooming services in a high volume environment. Some Computer skill are a must. 3+ years in the customer service field
Sitter Needed For 2 Dogs In Pelham
Mar 19
Pelham, AL, USA
We need a sitter to take care of 2 dogs in Pelham. Please see below for responsibilities, schedule and more
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