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Livestock Yard Attendant Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$21,229 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Livestock Yard Attendant is $21,229 a year and $10 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Livestock Yard Attendant is between $19,239 and $24,663. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Cares for livestock, performing any combination of the following tasks: bedding, feeding, watering, loading, weighing, marking, and segregating livestock.
  • Feeds grains, hay, and prepared feed and waters livestock according to schedule.
  • Opens gates and drives livestock to scales, pens, trucks, railcars, and holding and slaughtering areas according to instructions, using electric prod and whip.
  • Weighs animals and records weight.
  • Segregates animals according to weight, age, color, and physical condition.
  • Marks livestock to identify ownership and grade, using brands, tags, paint, or tattoos.
  • Cleans ramps, scales, trucks, railcars, and pens, using hose, fork, shovel, and rake.
  • Scatters new bedding material, such as sawdust and straw, in pens, railcars, and trucks.
  • May vaccinate, apply liniment, drench, isolate, and mark animals to effect disease control program.
  • May make routine repairs and perform general maintenance duties in stockyard.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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