Ranch Hand Jobs

Browse the latest ranch hand jobs posted by ranches in the United States.

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    Typical salary for ranch hands

    Average ranch hand salaries will differ depending on the state you’re in. But according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (the BLS), the average wages annually are just over $25,000. Keep in mind, that since many of these workers are living on-site, their cost of living is much lower so that dollar goes farther than you’d think.

    Ranch hand job responsibilities

    Herding and taking care of the animals. The job description also includes other typical ranching tasks like maintaining fences and buildings on the property as well as all of the farm equipment.

    Basically, the ranch hand jobs include a lot of outdoor manual labor, you’ll find that they live on the property in communal housing because there are definitely some early hours working on a ranch.