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Animal Breeder Salary, Earnings and Wage Information

  Pay Period Low Median High
  Hourly $7.87 $13.02 $26.28
  Annual $16,400 $27,100 $54,600
  • “High” indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.
  • “Median” indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
  • “Low” indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
  • “N/A” indicates the data is not available.

Notes: The yearly wage data presented above represents U.S. workers who are employed full-time with year-round schedules.

Occupation Description

Animal Breeders breed domesticated animals. They select animals according to their genealogy, traits, characteristics, and offspring. They may require a knowledge of artificial insemination techniques and they may involve keeping records on heats, birth intervals, or pedigree.