The average salary for an animal scientist in the United States is around $65,090 per year.
Animal scientists earn an average yearly salary of $65,090.
Wages typically start from $46,930 and go up to $129,470.
18% above national average Updated in 2021
Animal scientist earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Animal scientist salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)