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Pet Groomer Salary
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$28,576 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$460

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pet Groomer is $28,576 a year and $14 an hour in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Pet Groomer is between $22,356 and $33,548. 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 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:
$33,128
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia Cost of Living Score:

Description: Philadelphia, known colloquially as Philly, is the largest city in the U.S. state and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the sixth-most populous U.S. city, with a 2018 census-estimated population of 1,584,138. Since 1854, the city has been coterminous with Philadelphia County, the most populous county in Pennsylvania and the urban core of the eighth-largest U.S. metropolitan statistical area, with over 6 million residents as of 2017. Philadelphia is also the economic and cultural anchor of the greater Delaware Valley, located along the lower Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers, within the Northeast megalopolis. The Delaware...

Pet Groomer Job Listings for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Experienced Pet Groomer - 5193
Jun 5
Souderton, PA, USA
Pet Valu US
We are growing at our Pet Valu Stores and we need you to join our team as our Pet Groomer. It's a ruff job, but our Groomers love what they do every day! And as an added bonus, you get to showcase ...
Full Time Experienced Pet Groomer - 5451
May 20
Toms River, NJ, USA
Pet Valu US
We are growing at our Pet Valu Stores and we need you to join our team as our Pet Groomer. It's a ruff job, but our Groomers love what they do every day! And as an added bonus, you get to showcase ...
Experienced Pet Groomer - 5111
Apr 12
Quakertown, PA, USA
Pet Valu US
We are growing at our Pet Valu Stores and we need you to join our team as our Pet Groomer. It's a ruff job, but our Groomers love what they do every day! And as an added bonus, you get to showcase ...
Experienced Pet Groomer - 5471
Apr 12
Lawrence Township, NJ, USA
Pet Valu US
We are growing at our Pet Valu Stores and we need you to join our team as our Pet Groomer. It's a ruff job, but our Groomers love what they do every day! And as an added bonus, you get to showcase ...
Experienced Pet Groomer - 5473
Apr 12
Oak Ridge, NJ, USA
Pet Valu US
We are growing at our Pet Valu Stores and we need you to join our team as our Pet Groomer. It's a ruff job, but our Groomers love what they do every day! And as an added bonus, you get to showcase ...
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