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Pet Groomer Salary
in St. Louis, Missouri

$26,914 (USD)

Average Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly

$433

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pet Groomer is $26,914 a year and $13 an hour in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. The average salary range for a Pet Groomer is between $21,056 and $31,597. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Pet Groomer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Pet Groomer Job Prevalence in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Job family: Nonfarm Animal Caretakers

Job family population: 190,520

Estimated population of Pet Groomer jobs: 22,097

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$31,201
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About St. Louis, Missouri

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Description: St. Louis () is a major independent city and inland port in the U.S. state of Missouri. It is situated along the western bank of the Mississippi River, which marks Missouri's border with Illinois. The Missouri River merges with the Mississippi River just north of the city. These two rivers combined form the fourth longest river system in the world. The city had an estimated 2018 population of 302,838 and is the cultural and economic center of the St. Louis metropolitan area (home to nearly 3,000,000 people), which is the largest metropolitan area in Missouri, and the 20th-largest in the United States. Before European...

Pet Groomer Job Listings for St. Louis, Missouri

Dog Groomer
Jun 11
Saint Charles, MO, USA
Dogs In Suds Grooming
We are looking for experienced dog groomers to work as independent contractors in our busy privately owned grooming salon. You would be needed to work weekends ( Saturday and Sunday) and other days ...
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