How much does a Dog Trainer make?

Updated Nov. 17, 2021
$48,356 /yr
Average Base Pay

57 salaries

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$33K

Low

$48K

Average

$72K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Dog Trainer is $48,356 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Dog Trainer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 57 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Dog Trainer employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Pet Trainer$48,356 /yr
L3
Pet Trainer Supervisor$48,356 /yr
L7
Head Pet TrainerNo Salary Reports
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PetSmart
3.3

PetSmart

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$14 -$16

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$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

B.C. Council of Film
4.5

B.C. Council of Film

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$35 -$38

 hourly

$35

$38

$35 - $38 Range

Dogtopia
3.5

Dogtopia

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

CNIB
2.6

CNIB

Dog Trainer
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$53K -$57K

$53K

$57K

$53,125 - $56,968 Range

Jonathan Wesley
4.2

Jonathan Wesley

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$21 -$23

 hourly

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

Cows
3.9

Cows

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Fiona Environs
3.7

Fiona Environs

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

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Bonnieland Puppy Parlor

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$16 -$17

 hourly

$16

$17

$16 - $17 Range

Krew K9

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$12 -$13

 hourly

$12

$13

$12 - $13 Range

Karma Dog Training
3.1

Karma Dog Training

Dog Trainer - Hourly
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$44 -$48

 hourly

$44

$48

$44 - $48 Range

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Dog Trainer - Hourly Contractor
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$14 -$16

 hourly

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

Dog Tales Rescue and Sanctuary
2.9

Dog Tales Rescue and Sanctuary

Dog Handler/Trainer
About 

$37K -$40K

$37K

$40K

$37,086 - $40,027 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Dog Trainer salaries

The national average salary for a Dog Trainer is $48,356 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Dog Trainer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 57 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Dog Trainer employees.

The highest salary for a Dog Trainer in Canada is $71,667 per year.

The lowest salary for a Dog Trainer in Canada is $32,628 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent dog trainer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$22
hourly
A Dog Trainer in the Vancouver Area area reported making $22 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
 
Part-time
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Pet Sitter/Dog Walker in the Calgary Area area reported making $20 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Calgary Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$55,000
per year
A Pet Sitter in the Toronto Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k tips/gratuities
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10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
 
Full-time
501 to 1000 employees
$12
hourly
A Wag! Dog Walker in the Toronto Area area reported making $12 per hour
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Toronto Area area
Freelance
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$11
hourly
A Dog Trainer in the Toronto Area area reported making $11 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Franchise
$16
hourly
A Dog Handler in the Vancouver Area area reported making $16 per hour
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Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Dog Handler in the Vancouver Area area reported making $15 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private