Animal Caretaker salary

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What is the average salary for an Animal Caretaker?

The average salary of an Animal Caretaker is $22,510. Salaries start from $16,580 and go up to $32,660. Please note that the average salary for an Animal Caretaker may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $32,660
Starting ($16.6k)
Junior ($17.9k)
Experienced ($19.9k)
Senior ($24.7k)
Highest ($32.7k)
Highest

The top 10% of Animal Caretakers in United States earn:

$32,660
Senior

The top 25% of Animal Caretakers in United States earn:

$24,650
Experienced

The middle 50% of Animal Caretakers in United States earn:

$19,910
Junior

The bottom 25% of Animal Caretakers in United States earn:

$17,880
Starting

The bottom 10% of Animal Caretakers in United States earn:

$16,580

Historical salary

Animal Caretaker salary by state

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State Salary Rank
District of Columbia 27,670 1
Washington 26,810 2
Hawaii 25,790 3
Oregon 25,580 4
California 25,170 5
Vermont 24,990 6
Massachusetts 24,840 7
Connecticut 24,590 8
New Jersey 24,410 9
Maryland 24,230 10
New York 23,880 11
Rhode Island 23,610 12
Iowa 23,550 13
Florida 22,700 14
Illinois 22,690 15
New Mexico 22,530 16
United States 22,510 17
Colorado 22,270 18
Nevada 22,200 19
Arizona 22,180 20
Alaska 22,030 21
Kentucky 21,890 22
Delaware 21,830 23
Virgin Islands 21,830 24
Nebraska 21,780 25
Michigan 21,700 26
Louisiana 21,670 27
Indiana 21,530 28
Virginia 21,530 29
Wisconsin 21,360 30
Wyoming 21,350 31
Ohio 21,260 32
Texas 21,240 33
North Dakota 21,220 34
Tennessee 21,190 35
Maine 21,190 36
Missouri 21,190 37
South Carolina 21,160 38
Montana 21,130 39
North Carolina 21,000 40
West Virginia 20,740 41
Georgia 20,730 42
Pennsylvania 20,680 43
South Dakota 20,660 44
Alabama 20,640 45
Kansas 20,600 46
Minnesota 20,590 47
New Hampshire 20,320 48
Oklahoma 20,280 49
Utah 20,240 50
Idaho 19,990 51
Mississippi 19,950 52
Arkansas 19,650 53
Puerto Rico 17,410 54

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