Animal scientist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Animal scientist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Nebraska $86,570
Maryland $84,050
New Jersey $103,120
Iowa $65,750
Tennessee $50,090
Texas $57,530
Wisconsin $65,560
Minnesota $64,540
New York $61,590
Ohio $59,590
Illinois $65,040
Massachusetts $55,430
Michigan $54,950
Louisiana $48,030
Missouri $47,810
South Dakota $49,120
Pennsylvania $54,240
Florida $42,210

How do animal scientist salaries compare to similar careers?

Animal scientists earn about the same as related careers in New York. On average, they make less than cytotechnologists but more than environmental technicians.

Career Median Salary
Cytotechnologist salary $68K
Zoologist salary $67K
Forensic science technician salary $67K
Explosives worker salary $64K
Soil and plant scientist salary $59K
Animal scientist salary $62K
Food science technologist salary $58K
Forester salary $62K
Biomass plant technician salary $62K
Environmental technician salary $48K