Horse Trainer

Kaiwhakapakari Hōiho

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Horse trainers train horses for racing, and are responsible for their care at a stable or race track.


Pay for horse trainers varies depending on their ability, experience, and level of success.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a horse trainer are average for new entrants but good for those who are experienced.
Michael Pitman standing in a paddock with two horses

Horse trainer Michael Pitman checks on two of his horses

Last updated 7 August 2017