Animal breeder earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Animal breeder salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $35,490
Florida $41,110
Iowa $30,430
Kentucky $36,520
Michigan $29,680
Missouri $54,400
North Carolina $29,270
New Jersey $37,980
New York $40,640
Ohio $61,830
South Dakota $39,430
Tennessee $53,850
Texas $33,120
Virginia $43,910
Washington $57,480
Wisconsin $37,080

How do animal breeder salaries compare to similar careers?

Animal breeders earn 17% less than similar careers in Michigan. On average, they make less than zoologists but more than animal caretakers.

Career Median Salary
Zoologist salary $66K
Fish and game warden salary $64K
Exterminator salary $40K
Animal control worker salary $39K
Veterinary technologist salary $36K
Animal breeder salary $30K
Animal trainer salary $24K
Veterinary assistant salary $26K
Animal caretaker salary $22K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)