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Horse Rancher Salary
in Atlanta, Georgia

$37,119 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Horse Rancher is $37,119 a year and $18 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for a Horse Rancher is between $28,019 and $44,635. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Job Summary

  • Breeds and raises livestock, such as beef cattle, dairy cattle, goats, horses, reindeer, sheep, and swine, for such purposes as sale of meat, riding or working stock, breeding, or for show, and for products, such as milk, wool, and hair.
  • Picks and breeds animals according to knowledge of animals, genealogy, characteristics, and offspring desired.
  • Selects pasture, range, and crop lands to graze animals and produce feed crops.
  • Mixes feed and feed supplements according to dietary requirements of animals and availability of grazing land.
  • Feeds, waters, grazes, and distributes salt licks for animals.
  • Observes animals to detect signs of illness and injury, treats minor injuries and ailments, disinfects and vaccinates animals, and engages Veterinarian to treat serious illnesses and injuries.
  • Attends animals during and after birth of offspring.
  • Castrates, docks, and dehorns animals.
  • Brands, tattoos, notches ears, and attaches tags to identify animals.
  • Milks cows and goats, shears sheep, and clips goats' hair.
  • Operates farm machinery to plant, cultivate, and harvest feed crops.
  • Cleans and fumigates barns, stalls, and pens, and sterilizes milking machines and equipment.
  • Cools milk to prevent spoilage and packages wool and other products for shipment.
  • Maintains and repairs farm machinery, equipment, buildings, pens, and fences.
  • Arranges for sale of animals and products.
  • Maintains cost and operation records.
  • May butcher animals and cure meat.
  • May hire and supervise workers.
  • May exercise and train horses.
  • May groom and exhibit animals at livestock shows.
Horse Rancher Job Prevalence in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Job family: Animal Breeders

Job family population: 1,800

Estimated population of Horse Rancher jobs: 324

Rate of error: 12.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Atlanta () is the capital and most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia. With an estimated 2018 population of 498,044, it is also the 37th most-populous city in the United States. The city serves as the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5.9 million people and the ninth-largest metropolitan area in the nation. Atlanta is the seat of Fulton County, the most populous county in Georgia. Portions of the city extend eastward into neighboring DeKalb County. Atlanta was originally founded as the terminating stop of a major state-sponsored railroad. With rapid expansion, however...

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