The average salary for an animal scientist in the United States is around $58,380 per year.
This is 2% above the national average. Updated in 2018.
Animal scientists earn an average yearly salary of $58,380. Wages typically start from $36,270 and go up to $113,430.
Animal scientist earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Animal scientist salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
How do animal scientist salaries compare to similar careers?
|Food science technologist salary||$65K|
|Soil and plant scientist salary||$64K|
|Animal scientist salary||$58K|
|Soil and water conservationist salary||$61K|
|Conservation scientist salary||$61K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)