Pet Sitting Jobs in Austin, TX

Sitters are making up to $3,300 a month or more working from home.

In the midst of a cultural renaissance, Austin is quickly becoming a hub for up-and-coming musicians, filmmakers, and chefs. Whether you're an artist looking for part-time work or a dog lover seeking a full-time job, becoming a dog sitter offers a fun and flexible way to earn money. Work from home, set your schedule, and snuggle cute dogs.

Rover pet sitters make an average of $29.21 per night in Austin. Our best sitters are able to earn even more—around $100 per night. Start with a lower rate, though: first-time sitters typically charge $25 per night. You can always raise your rate as you continue to build your client base and get 4- and 5-star reviews.

The ASPCA estimates that there are 70-80 million dogs in the US. In Austin, around 550 pet parents are on every month, searching for the perfect sitter. It could be you!

What is Rover? connects pet parents with a nationwide network of dog lovers for hire, offering pet sitting, in-home dog boarding, and dog walking.

Why choose Rover?

Get Paid to Play

Getting paid to play with dogs? Yes, please! Earn $1,000 a month or more doing something you love.

You're in Control

Rover connects you with pet parents in your area who need a loving pet sitter or dog walker. You set your schedule. You choose your rates. Work from home and work as much or as little as you like.

We Help You Succeed

Launch your dog-sitting business. Rover gives you the tools to succeed and advertises to continually bring in new clients. We're here to help you find loyal clients.

24/7 Support

We've got your back. Every stay booked through Rover includes the Rover Guarantee. Rover's 24/7 emergency support team is always ready to help.

Join the pack. Become a Rover sitter today.