Groom Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$25,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$25,000
Median 50%
$30,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Petsense
Highest Paying City
Wilmington, DE
Highest Paying State
Maine
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a groom make?
As a Groom in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $25,407 per year or $12.22 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $30,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000. Retail companies and Education companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Maine, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Delaware, and New Hampshire have the highest paying Groom jobs. The typical tenure for a Groom is 2.6 years.
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Average Groom Salary By Location

As a Groom in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $25,407 per year or $12.22 per hour. Wilmington, DE reports the highest annual salary for Grooms at 29,246. Even as an entry-level Groom, you will make $20,000 per year in Wilmington, DE. Some of the states with the best Groom salaries are Maine, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Delaware, New Hampshire, Iowa, and Louisiana. On the other hand, Arkansas, Utah, Wyoming, Oklahoma, and Idaho report the lowest wages for Grooms.

Map of Groom Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Grooms earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Groom Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Groom makes. Retail companies and Education companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Grooms are Petsense and Pet Supplies Plus. Also, companies like PetSmart and Nestle pay their Grooms very well.

Average Groom Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Groom works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Retail companies, Health Care companies, and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest salaries for Grooms. Salaries for Grooms in Retail companies average $25,699 annually, while Health Care companies and Hospitality companies pay $25,144 and $23,052, respectively. The average salary for Grooms in the Transportation industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $23,026.
Industry
Average Salary
Retail
Retail
$25,699
$26k
Health Care
Health Care
$25,144
$25k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$23,052
$23k
Transportation
Transportation
$23,026
$23k

Groom Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Groom Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Groom
12/06/2019
$41,740
Ray Tracy Racing
Groom
08/31/2019
$24,314
Groom
07/12/2019
$20,280
New Hyde Bark
Groom
06/21/2019
$60,000
Herringswell Stables Corp
Thoroughbred Racehorse Groom
06/11/2019
$25,709
Herringswell Stables Corp
Thoroughbred Racehorse Groom
05/10/2019
$25,709
Herringswell Stables Corp
Thoroughbred Racehorse Groom
05/10/2019
$25,709
Lou Pena Racing Stable Inc.
Groom
05/03/2019
$26,749
JH Sporthorses
Groom
04/22/2019
$26,998
JH Sporthorses
Groom
04/22/2019
$26,998
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