What is the salary of a Zoologist?

The average salary of a Zoologist in United States is $62,610. Salaries start from around $37,150 and go up to $95,460. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$95,460
Starting ($37.2k)
Junior ($45.9k)
Experienced ($57.4k)
Senior ($72.8k)
Highest ($95.5k)
Highest

The top 10% of Zoologists in United States earn:

$95,460
Senior

The top 25% of Zoologists in United States earn:

$72,810
Experienced

The middle 50% of Zoologists in United States earn:

$57,430
Junior

The bottom 25% of Zoologists in United States earn:

$45,850
Starting

The bottom 10% of Zoologists in United States earn:

$37,150

Historical salary

Zoologist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
District of Columbia 99,800 1
Maryland 96,030 2
Connecticut 89,420 3
Rhode Island 82,510 4
New Jersey 73,290 5
California 71,390 6
Hawaii 71,260 7
Washington 71,040 8
Alaska 69,380 9
Michigan 67,920 10
Oregon 65,940 11
Louisiana 65,320 12
Colorado 64,580 13
Iowa 64,370 14
New York 64,270 15
Mississippi 64,190 16
Massachusetts 64,090 17
Illinois 63,790 18
Texas 63,510 19
United States 62,610 20
North Dakota 61,740 21
Montana 60,920 22
Virginia 60,090 23
Idaho 59,190 24
Alabama 59,000 25
Wyoming 58,950 26
North Carolina 57,820 27
Tennessee 57,050 28
Ohio 57,030 29
Nebraska 56,550 30
Arizona 56,190 31
Nevada 55,740 32
Minnesota 55,700 33
Indiana 55,500 34
Vermont 55,380 35
New Hampshire 54,800 36
Utah 54,680 37
New Mexico 54,460 38
Pennsylvania 53,590 39
South Carolina 52,820 40
Wisconsin 52,750 41
West Virginia 52,160 42
Arkansas 52,070 43
Missouri 51,880 44
Maine 51,200 45
Florida 50,660 46
South Dakota 49,330 47
Georgia 48,740 48
Kentucky 47,870 49
Oklahoma 45,960 50

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