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 Ohio. On average, they make less than hydrologists but more than industrial ecologists.

Career Median Salary
Hydrologist salary $80K
Food science technologist salary $68K
Farm manager salary $72K
Aquacultural manager salary $72K
Occupational health specialist salary $73K
Animal scientist salary $69K
Geologist salary $75K
Climate change analyst salary $75K
Environmental consultant salary $75K
Industrial ecologist salary $75K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)