What is the salary of an Animal Scientist?

The average salary of an Animal Scientist in United States is $72,930. Salaries start from around $36,370 and go up to $123,670. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$123,670
Starting ($36.4k)
Junior ($44.9k)
Experienced ($64.3k)
Senior ($91.1k)
Highest ($123.7k)
Highest

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

$123,670
Senior

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

$91,080
Experienced

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

$64,260
Junior

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

$44,860
Starting

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

$36,370

Historical salary

Animal Scientist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
California 90,240 1
Nebraska 87,050 2
Minnesota 83,640 3
Maryland 83,190 4
Massachusetts 80,900 5
Wisconsin 80,770 6
Arizona 80,300 7
United States 72,930 8
Missouri 69,330 9
Iowa 69,310 10
Ohio 68,650 11
Oklahoma 66,610 12
Kansas 64,820 13
Arkansas 60,780 14
North Carolina 60,610 15
Texas 53,880 16
South Dakota 52,430 17
Michigan 49,280 18
Florida 40,370 19

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