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Animal Breeders in Washington

Want to work in Washington as an Animal Breeder? Read this first!

4.5% Jobs Projection
$57,480 Median Salary
40 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Animal Breeders in Washington are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Animal Breeders in Washington is growing slower than average.

  • Animal Breeders in Washington earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Animal Breeders Work in Washington?

There were approximately 80 workers employed as Animal Breeders in this state in 2018.

There were 70 Animal Breeders employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Animal Breeders in WA Employment Trend

The typical state has 85 Animal Breeders working in it, which means Washington has fewer Animal Breeders than average.

Animal Breeders in WA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Washington

Jobs for Animal Breeders in this state are growing at a rate of 4.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 2.2%.

Job Projections for Animal Breeders: Nation vs. WA

Washington Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 40 annual job openings, and a total of 230 jobs for Washington Animal Breeders in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 1,400 annual jobs and 9,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Animal Breeders Make in Washington?

In 2018 wages for Animal Breeders ranged from $28,890 to $94,500 with $57,480 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $13.89 to $45.43. The median hourly rate was $27.63.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $27.75 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $0.12.

The median salary in Washington is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Animal Breeders Earnings: WA vs. National Average

Top States for Animal Breeders Employment

View the list below to see where most Animal Breeders work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Wisconsin 280 $37,080
California 250 $35,490
New York 170 $40,640
Iowa 160 $30,430
Ohio 90 $61,830
Washington 80 $57,480
South Dakota 70 $39,430
Texas 70 $33,120
Kentucky 40 $36,520
Missouri 40 $54,400

Below are the states where Animal Breeders get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Ohio $61,830
Washington $57,480
Missouri $54,400
Tennessee $53,850
Virginia $43,910
Florida $41,110
New York $40,640
South Dakota $39,430
New Jersey $37,980
Wisconsin $37,080

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