What is the average salary for an Animal Caretaker in New Jersey?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of an Animal Caretaker is $24,410. Salaries start from $16,450 and go up to $37,570. 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.

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Highest

The top 10% of Animal Caretakers in Newark, New Jersey earn:

$37,570
Senior

The top 25% of Animal Caretakers in Newark, New Jersey earn:

$28,340
Experienced

The middle 50% of Animal Caretakers in Newark, New Jersey earn:

$21,790
Junior

The bottom 25% of Animal Caretakers in Newark, New Jersey earn:

$18,110
Starting

The bottom 10% of Animal Caretakers in Newark, New Jersey earn:

$16,450

Historical salary

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics