Animal scientist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Animal scientist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $49,760
Colorado $48,900
Florida $42,210
Georgia $53,370
Iowa $68,150
Illinois $50,319
Indiana $67,510
Kansas $60,150
Louisiana $48,030
Massachusetts $55,430
Maryland $118,410
Michigan $52,330
Minnesota $65,760
Missouri $62,720
North Carolina $51,610
Nebraska $81,150
New Jersey $103,120
New York $59,010
Ohio $68,530
Oklahoma $21,160
Pennsylvania $51,020
South Dakota $55,420
Tennessee $50,090
Texas $49,390
Wisconsin $63,440

How do animal scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Animal scientists earn about the same as related careers in New Jersey. On average, they make less than veterinarians but more than chemists.

Career Median Salary
Veterinarian salary $115K
Biochemist salary $112K
Nanotechnology engineer salary $108K
Atmospheric scientist salary $99K
Materials scientist salary $98K
Animal scientist salary $103K
Geospatial information scientist salary $87K
Scientist salary $88K
Geologist salary $88K
Chemist salary $79K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)