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
Alabama 59,000 24
Alaska 69,400 9
Arizona 56,200 30
Arkansas 52,100 42
California 71,400 6
Colorado 64,600 13
Connecticut 89,400 3
District of Columbia 99,800 1
Florida 50,700 45
Georgia 48,700 47
Hawaii 71,300 7
Idaho 59,200 23
Illinois 63,800 18
Indiana 55,500 33
Iowa 64,400 14
Kentucky 47,900 48
Louisiana 65,300 12
Maine 51,200 44
Maryland 96,000 2
Massachusetts 64,100 17
Michigan 67,900 10
Minnesota 55,700 32
Mississippi 64,200 16
Missouri 51,900 43
Montana 60,900 21
Nebraska 56,600 29
Nevada 55,700 31
New Hampshire 54,800 35
New Jersey 73,300 5
New Mexico 54,500 37
New York 64,300 15
North Carolina 57,800 26
North Dakota 61,700 20
Ohio 57,000 28
Oklahoma 46,000 49
Oregon 65,900 11
Pennsylvania 53,600 38
Rhode Island 82,500 4
South Carolina 52,800 39
South Dakota 49,300 46
Tennessee 57,100 27
Texas 63,500 19
Utah 54,700 36
Vermont 55,400 34
Virginia 60,100 22
Washington 71,000 8
West Virginia 52,200 41
Wisconsin 52,800 40
Wyoming 59,000 25

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