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What is the average salary for Animal Behavioural Specialists in the United States?

Animal Behavioural Specialists earn an average hourly wage of $26.56. Hourly wages typically start from $16.76 and go up to $35.82. Animal Behavioural Specialists earn an average salary of $55,250 per year. Salaries typically start from $34,870 and go up to $74,510.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Animal Behavioural Specialists in the United States earn:

$35.82 an hour $74,510 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Animal Behavioural Specialists in the United States earn:

$32.01 an hour $66,590 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Animal Behavioural Specialists in the United States earn:

$26.57 an hour $55,270 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Animal Behavioural Specialists in the United States earn:

$21.34 an hour $44,400 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Animal Behavioural Specialists in the United States earn:

$16.76 an hour $34,870 per year

Historical salary for Animal Behavioural Specialists in the United States

Animal Behavioural Specialist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Nevada $36.06 $75,000 # 1
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Texas $32.86 $68,340 # 2
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in California $31.74 $66,020 # 3
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Delaware $30.18 $62,780 # 4
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in New Jersey $30.00 $62,400 # 5
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Florida $29.16 $60,650 # 6
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Maryland $28.89 $60,100 # 7
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Washington $28.53 $59,340 # 8
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Virginia $28.28 $58,820 # 9
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in South Carolina $27.95 $58,130 # 10
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Connecticut $27.53 $57,270 # 11
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Kentucky $27.38 $56,950 # 12
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Tennessee $27.36 $56,910 # 13
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Idaho $27.32 $56,830 # 14
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Kansas $27.27 $56,730 # 15
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Georgia $26.88 $55,920 # 16
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Utah $26.82 $55,790 # 17
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Ohio $26.74 $55,630 # 18
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Oklahoma $26.54 $55,200 # 19
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Alabama $26.53 $55,190 # 20
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in West Virginia $26.34 $54,790 # 21
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Massachusetts $26.32 $54,750 # 22
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Oregon $26.14 $54,370 # 23
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Nebraska $26.12 $54,320 # 24
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in North Carolina $26.11 $54,310 # 25
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Louisiana $25.95 $53,970 # 26
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Missouri $25.92 $53,920 # 27
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Arkansas $25.57 $53,190 # 28
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Indiana $25.34 $52,700 # 29
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Illinois $25.20 $52,410 # 30
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in District of Columbia $25.08 $52,170 # 31
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in New Hampshire $24.86 $51,710 # 32
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Iowa $24.84 $51,660 # 33
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Mississippi $24.83 $51,640 # 34
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in New York $24.78 $51,530 # 35
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Rhode Island $24.59 $51,160 # 36
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Colorado $24.07 $50,070 # 37
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Maine $23.00 $47,850 # 38
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Hawaii $22.98 $47,790 # 39
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Pennsylvania $22.73 $47,280 # 40
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Wisconsin $22.56 $46,920 # 41
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Vermont $22.42 $46,630 # 42
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Wyoming $22.25 $46,270 # 43
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Minnesota $21.79 $45,320 # 44
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in North Dakota $21.34 $44,380 # 45
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Michigan $21.05 $43,790 # 46
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Arizona $20.99 $43,650 # 47
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in Montana $20.96 $43,600 # 48
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in New Mexico $19.15 $39,820 # 49
Animal Behavioural Specialist Salary in South Dakota $17.57 $36,550 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics