Updated February 9, 2022
Average Wrangler Salary
$36,000 yearly
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$17.69 hourly

Entry level Salary
$16,000 yearly
$16,000
10 %
$36,000
Median
$79,000
90 %
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What is a Wrangler's Salary?

PercentileAnnual SalaryMonthly SalaryHourly Rate
90th Percentile$79,000$6,583$38
75th Percentile$55,000$4,583$26
Average$36,786$3,066$18
25th Percentile$24,000$2,000$12
10th Percentile$16,000$1,333$8

Average Wrangler Salary By State

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Wrangler average salary by State

StateAvg. SalaryHourly RateJob Count
Alabama$29,803$14.33
Alaska$40,885$19.66
Arizona$30,590$14.711
Arkansas$27,045$13.00
California$40,441$19.441
Colorado$25,296$12.164
Connecticut$52,642$25.31
Delaware$54,176$26.05
District of Columbia$51,310$24.672
Florida$31,166$14.981
Georgia$38,551$18.532
Hawaii$45,957$22.09
Idaho$25,014$12.03
Illinois$34,147$16.421
Indiana$29,447$14.16
Iowa$34,232$16.462
Kansas$31,374$15.08
Kentucky$31,906$15.34
Louisiana$26,997$12.98
Maine$46,407$22.31
Maryland$48,392$23.27
Massachusetts$52,536$25.26
Michigan$41,125$19.772
Minnesota$31,401$15.10
Mississippi$33,513$16.11
Missouri$33,218$15.972
Montana$23,959$11.5257
Nebraska$35,673$17.15
Nevada$31,806$15.29
New Hampshire$46,272$22.25
New Jersey$59,483$28.60
New Mexico$32,901$15.82
New York$58,965$28.35
North Carolina$33,722$16.21
North Dakota$37,164$17.871
Ohio$44,227$21.261
Oklahoma$26,970$12.97
Oregon$30,330$14.582
Pennsylvania$53,439$25.69
Rhode Island$56,461$27.14
South Carolina$33,188$15.96
South Dakota$30,945$14.88
Tennessee$31,330$15.06
Texas$29,309$14.093
Utah$24,504$11.783
Vermont$45,764$22.00
Virginia$42,687$20.524
Washington$31,144$14.97
West Virginia$44,432$21.36
Wisconsin$37,147$17.86
Wyoming$25,399$12.21

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Highest Paying Cities For Wrangler

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CityAvg. SalaryHourly Rate
New York, NY$59,517$28.61
San Francisco, CA$42,389$20.38
Roswell, GA$38,801$18.65
Milwaukee, WI$37,321$17.94
Waterloo, IA$35,074$16.86
Chicago, IL$34,425$16.55

How much does a Wrangler make?

The average Wrangler salary is $36,786 per year, or $17.69 per hour, in the United States. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $16,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $79,000. As most things go, location can be critical. New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Delaware, and Pennsylvania provide the highest Wrangler salaries.

Average Wrangler Salary Over Time

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    Wrangler Salary By Year

    YearAvg. SalaryHourly Rate% Change
    2022$36,800$17.69+4.5%
    2021$35,100$16.90+4.6%
    2020$33,500$16.13+4.1%
    2019$32,200$15.46+3.7%
    2018$31,000$14.89+3.1%

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Wrangler Salary
    A farmworker is responsible for applying fertilizer, pesticides, and herbicides to crops and livestock. You will operate agricultural machinery under the direction of a rancher, farmer, or an agricultural manager. Your duties will typically include harvesting and inspecting crops manually, irrigating farm soil and maintaining pipes, pumps, d ditches, and feeding livestock. As a farmworker, you will operate milking machinery and other farm machinery such as plows and tractors, maintain farm buildings, and trim hedges. You are also expected to mend walls and fences and clear drainage ditches.
    Groom

    Avg. salary: $32,084

    A groom is primarily in charge of maintaining the hygiene and appearance of pets. Typically working at grooming shops, a groom liaises with pet owners to identify their preferences, observe the pet's condition to identify its needs, and explain the extent of procedures to pet owners. They may bathe and cut a pet's hair or nails, even brush its teeth and recommend care procedures to clients. Furthermore, as a groom, it is essential to be proactive and alert as some pets' behaviors are unpredictable.
    Ranch Hand

    Avg. salary: $27,030

    A ranch hand is a person who takes care of livestock animals in a ranch. Ranch hands perform the ranch husbandry job, which involves keeping them healthy, feeding them, and overseeing breeding. The primary duty they serve is to assist in the day-to-day operations in the ranch. They prepare livestock animals for slaughter or sale. They must have experience in cattle handling and/or animal husbandry. They should also be adaptable, enthusiastic, and know ranch equipment and maintenance.
    Rider

    Avg. salary: $61,288

    A rider's job is to maintain a specific route or area to collect or deliver packages. They often used bicycles or motorcycles to perform their duties. Their duties and responsibilities include writing logs and reports, collecting payment for deliveries, and informing customers of new products and services.
    Farm Labour

    Avg. salary: $26,889

    Also called agricultural workers, farm laborers are people who inspect and harvest crops. The workers irrigate soil on the farm and maintain their pumps, pipes, or ditches. They service and operate farm tools and machinery. Their job involves the maintenance of crops like vegetables, nuts, and fruits. They look after livestock on the farm like cows, chickens, etc. Also, they inspect the animals for the detection of symptoms of injuries or illnesses and administer vaccines for disease protection.
    Farm Hand

    Avg. salary: $26,683

    A Farm Hand is responsible for assisting Farmers in their daily tasks of taking care of the farm, raising the animals, and growing crops. Most of the duties involved require good communication skills, active listening, knowledge of farming, and determination to accomplish tasks as they can be tiring due to the involvement of physical work. The working conditions are diverse, and the tasks of a Farm Hand will vary through the seasons and situations, it can be unpredictable and will require a great deal of effort and passion.
    Farm Worker

    Avg. salary: $26,719

    A farmworker is responsible for applying fertilizer, pesticides, and herbicides to crops and livestock. You will operate agricultural machinery under the direction of a rancher, farmer, or an agricultural manager. Your duties will typically include harvesting and inspecting crops manually, irrigating farm soil and maintaining pipes, pumps, d ditches, and feeding livestock. As a farmworker, you will operate milking machinery and other farm machinery such as plows and tractors, maintain farm buildings, and trim hedges. You are also expected to mend walls and fences and clear drainage ditches.

    Average Salary By Related Field

    Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly SalaryHourly RateJob Openings
    Groom$32,084$2,674$15.436,366
    Ranch Hand$27,030$2,253$13.003,146
    Rider$61,288$5,107$29.474,328
    Farm Labour$26,890$2,241$12.9322,422
    Farm Hand$26,684$2,224$12.838,571
    Farm Worker$26,720$2,227$12.8536,232
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    Average Wrangler Salary by Demographic

    Wrangler Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $38,436
    female-income
    Female Income
    $29,018
    GenderIncome
    Male$38,436
    Female$29,018
    Median Wrangler Income by Race
    White Wranglers have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or African American Wranglers have the lowest average salary at $30,502.
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    Wrangler Income by Race

    EthnicitySalary
    White$37,441
    Black or African American$30,502
    Asian$32,680
    Hispanic or Latino$32,596
    Average Wrangler Salary by Education Level
    Wranglers with a Bachelors degree earn more than those without, at $46,203 annually. With a Associate degree, Wranglers earn a median annual income of $44,964 compared to $38,436 for Wranglers with an High School Diploma degree.
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    Wrangler Salary by Education Level

    EducationSalary
    High School Diploma or Less$38,436
    No Education$35,484
    Bachelor's Degree$46,203
    Some College/ Associate Degree$44,964