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Fur Farmer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$41,433 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fur Farmer is $41,433 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Fur Farmer is between $31,275 and $49,864. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Breeds and raises fur-bearing animals, such as mink, fox, or chinchilla: buys or captures breeding stock.
  • Breeds and raises animals in surroundings simulating their habitat.
  • Feeds and waters animals and cleans their pens and yards.
  • Kills animals in their prime and removes their pelts.
  • Arranges with buyers for sale of pelts and breeding stock.
  • Packs pelts in crates and ships to processing plants.
  • Places live animals in crates and ships to buyers.
  • May treat and preserve pelts at farm.
  • May be designated according to type of animal raised as chinchilla farmer; fox farmer; mink farmer.
Fur Farmer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Animal Breeders

Job family population: 1,800

Estimated population of Fur Farmer jobs: 340

Rate of error: 12.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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