Demographic information on Animal trainers in the US. The average age of male Animal trainers in the workforce is 39.4 and of female Animal trainers is 35.8, and the most common race/ethnicity for Animal trainers is White.
Data on higher education choices for Animal trainers from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Animal trainers is Business but a relatively high number of Animal trainers hold a major in Natural Resources & Conservation.
Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Animal trainers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Animal trainers need many skills, but most especially Learning Strategies, Monitoring, and Critical Thinking. The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Animal trainers need more than the average amount of Learning Strategies, Management of Material Resources, and Management of Financial Resources.
Projections on wages and job growth for Animal trainers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 6.5%, but Animal trainers are expected to see a growth of 11.1% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow faster than the national average.