Animal scientist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Animal scientist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Maryland $118,410
Nebraska $81,150
Missouri $62,720
Kansas $60,150
Ohio $68,530
Iowa $68,150
Michigan $52,330
Indiana $67,510
Wisconsin $63,440
Minnesota $65,760
Georgia $53,370
New York $59,010
North Carolina $51,610
Colorado $48,900
South Dakota $55,420
California $49,760
Illinois $50,319
Pennsylvania $51,020
Texas $49,390
Oklahoma $21,160

How do animal scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Animal scientists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than food science technologists but more than foresters.

Career Median Salary
Food science technologist salary $65K
Soil and plant scientist salary $64K
Cartographer salary $64K
Meteorologist salary $43K
Zoologist salary $63K
Animal scientist salary $58K
Geodesist salary $63K
Soil and water conservationist salary $61K
Conservation scientist salary $61K
Forester salary $61K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)