Dog Obedience Trainer Salary and Careers | Penn Foster Career School

Dog Trainer Salary

Why Penn Foster Career School?

  • Regionally & Nationally Accredited
  • Self-Paced
  • Supportive
  • Low monthly payments

Career Information

Penn Foster Career School can help you take the first step toward your dog training career. Did you know that the animal care and service industry is expected to grow up to 15% by 2022?¹ There are a lot of opportunities for Dog Obedience Trainers and Instructors:

How much do dog trainers make?
The average annual dog trainer salary was $25,270 in May 2012.¹

Penn Foster Career School's Career Services

Career Cruising

We've partnered with the career development expert, Career Cruising, to help dog obedience training students like you, do more with the skills that you have. You'll get more than just job listings and resume tips. As soon as you enroll, you can take quizzes to help you make career choices, create a customized profile online to capture your progress, and you'll have access to advice from real career experts. We know that you want more than just a career diploma. Start using our career resources as soon as you enroll, and take the next step on your career path. Our career tools include:

Find the career resources that can help you on your journey. Contact us today to learn more about our career services department.

Talk with Successful Penn Foster Dog Obedience Trainer Students and Graduates

Visit the Community’s Dog Obedience Trainer/Instructor academic group page to see what dog obedience students, graduates, and faculty are talking about!

¹ Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, "Occupational Outlook Handbook," 2014-15 Edition, Animal Care and Service Workers, on the Internet here. Statistics found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are based on national data, so job growth in your area may be different, and post-graduation salary depends on educational background, level of experience, and geographic area of the country.

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