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 about the same as related careers in Virginia. On average, they make less than aquacultural managers but more than animal trainers.

Career Median Salary
Aquacultural manager salary $86K
Zoologist salary $61K
Fish and game warden salary $49K
Animal breeder salary $44K
Exterminator salary $38K
Veterinary technologist salary $38K
Animal control worker salary $37K
Animal trainer salary $28K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)