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Animal Trainers

in Massachusetts

Train animals for riding, harness, security, performance, or obedience, or assisting persons with disabilities. Accustom animals to human voice and contact; and condition animals to respond to commands. Train animals according to prescribed standards for show or competition. May train animals to carry pack loads or work as part of pack team.

Occupation Projection for Animal Trainers

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Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
392011  Animal Trainers 854 1,040 186 21.78 % 46 59 19 124 High school diploma or equivalent 

Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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